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Educational Services and Supports

For many young adults, the challenges of living with a mental illness can interrupt or derail the pursuit of educational goals.  This can prevent someone from graduating from high school or entering college, or affect a person's ability to successfully complete a college degree.  The experiences of being discrimated against, stigmatized, and not having reasonable accomodations provided when requested all can contribute to an erosion of hope.  Find out how one community has addressed these challenges by opening doors of opportunity through Thresholds.

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