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  • Why is Boise's new crisis center so important?

    It used to be that jail or the emergency room were the only options for someone in crisis — thinking of suicide, on drugs, whose mental health is flaring up. Police Chief Bill Bones and Gov. Butch Otter were among those who spoke about the importance of the new Pathways Community Crisis Center of Southwest Idaho.

Why is Boise's new crisis center so important?

It used to be that jail or the emergency room were the only options for someone in crisis — thinking of suicide, on drugs, whose mental health is flaring up. Police Chief Bill Bones and Gov. Butch Otter were among those who spoke about the importance of the new Pathways Community Crisis Center of Southwest Idaho.
Katherine Jones kjones@idahostatesman.com