On May 20, 2021, Bureau of Justice Assistance Acting Director Kristen Mahoney will be one of the panelists in Taking the Call: A National Conference Exploring Innovative Community Responder Models, a virtual event taking place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. ET.
Communities across the U.S. are launching new responses to emergency calls. They are redefining who answers calls for service involving mental health or substance use crises, homelessness, “quality-of-life” issues, and other low-level situations. This event will bring people together from across the U.S. to explore how jurisdictions are working to ensure that emergency calls receive the appropriate response.
Learn more about this event and register to participate.