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Juvenile justice mental health services under review

December 10, 2018 05:50 AM

ALBANY, NY - Two state assembly committees this week will examine the level of mental health services provided in the state's juvenile justice system.

The committees will hold a public hearing on Tuesday.

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The meeting will focus on the level of care given to juvenile offenders struggling with some type of mental health challenges.

Findings from the hearing could play a role on reforms to the juvenile justice system in the legislative session.

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