New York City Coordinated Children’s Services Initiative (CCSI) By-Laws

Purpose:

*  To advance the development of a system of care for children and youth with mental health challenges in New York City. A system of care is defined as a comprehensive spectrum of mental health and other necessary services which are organized into acoordinated network to meet the multiple and changing needs of children and adolescents with serious emotional, social and behavioral challenges and their families. (Stroul and Friedman, 1986, 1996.
*  Forum for agency, provider and family representatives to address cross-system problems
*  Provides linkages to other bodies/councils (e.g., Federation, Mayor’s office, ACS CPI,)
*  Local structure to carry out the NYS CCSI law and carry out the mission of the NYC system of care

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