National Conference (virtual): Taking the Call: Exploring Innovative Community Responder Models, October 20-21, 2021
12:00–5:30 pm EDT
The conference will explore how communities across the U.S. are working to build more comprehensive crisis systems including launching new responses to calls for service that help reduce law enforcement contact and connect people in need to appropriate health services. It is presented by OJP’s Bureau of Justice Assistance, the Council of State Governments Justice Center, and the University of Cincinnati. Attorney General Merrick Garland will be one of the keynote speakers, The national conference is free and open to the public; pre-registration is required. (Registration is live, but event is pending approval. This event will be held October 20-21, 2021 from 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm ET.