TREATMENT ADVOCACY CENTER

More than Million Americans suffer with severe mental illness.

There are 356,000 people with severe mental illness in jails and prisons. And10x more people with SMI behind bars than receiving treatment in a hospital.

ONE THIRD of the homeless population suffers with an untreated severe mental illness, more than 200,000 people

At least ONE QUARTER of all law enforcement fatalities involve someone suffering with untreated severe mental illness.

People with severe mental illness and their families deserve better than jail, homelessness and death. They deserve 

#aBedInstead.

For more information visit www.TreatmentAdvocacyCenter.org.

 

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