Steinberg Institute

Steinberg Institute hires government affairs director 

Posted by on Thursday, April 27, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, April 27, 2017 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167   Adrienne Shilton brings years of experience in mental health policy  The Steinberg Institute is excited to […]

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Jordana Steinberg: ‘A story of overcoming’ mental illness

Posted by on Thursday, April 13, 2017

Jordana Steinberg, a second-year student at Sierra College, was prepared to open up about the most private of topics, her mental health. She had a mission: to tell her story […]

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Press release: Steinberg Institute announces $1.5M investment from Sutter Health to grow services

Posted by on Friday, January 13, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, Jan. 13, 2017                                       FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt […]

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Press release: SI Executive Director Maggie Merritt appointed to CA’s ‘No Place Like Home’ advisory committee

Posted by on Friday, January 13, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Friday, Jan. 13, 2017 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167 Continued leadership and engagement to ensure landmark legislation for permanent supportive housing funds meet the needs of […]

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Landmark ‘No Place Like Home’ signed by Gov. Jerry Brown

Posted by on Thursday, November 10, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 1, 2016    CONTACT: Maggie Merritt, (916) 553-4167, Maggie@steinberginstitute.org $2 Billion earmarked for permanent supportive housing for the homeless living with mental illness SACRAMENTO, CA – Today California […]

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Gov. Jerry Brown signs bill to eliminate 20-year gap in mental health care for foster youth

Posted by on Monday, September 26, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 26, 2016 CONTACT: Maggie Merritt (916) 553-4167, Maggie@steinberginstitute.org Gov. Jerry Brown Signs Bill to Eliminate 20-Year Gap in Mental Health Care for Foster Youth Advocates, Counties, and State […]

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Press release: CA lawmakers address 20-year gap in mental health care for foster youth

Posted by on Monday, August 29, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Aug. 29, 2016 CONTACT: Maggie Merritt (916) 553-4167, Maggie@steinberginstitute.org Twenty Year Gap in Mental Health Care for Foster Youth Closed by Legislature Advocates, Counties, and State Departments Come Together on […]

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Call to action: ‘No Place Like Home’

Posted by on Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The Steinberg Institute is the sponsor of the “No Place Like Home” permanent supportive housing bond which seeks to provide housing and services for people who live with a serious […]

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CA’s Mental Health Services Act changes lives, saves money

Posted by on Thursday, May 5, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Thursday, May 5, 2016 CONTACT:  Maggie Merritt (916) 761-3448, maggie@steinberginstitute.org One-of-a-Kind Evaluation Highlights Current Data on MHSA Program Outcomes and Cost Savings SACRAMENTO, CA – May 5, 2016. The […]

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Gov. Jerry Brown signs AB 847 to boost mental health funding

Posted by on Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Sacramento – Governor Jerry Brown has signed AB 847 by Speaker pro Tem Kevin Mullin, which has the potential to provide additional funding in the range of $1 billion to […]

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