Steinberg Institute

Dear Legislative Leaders: Don your green ribbons and help us lift the shadow of stigma

Posted on Monday, May 22, 2017

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. The Steinberg Institute, Kaiser Permanente join with partners to ask for legislative support on the premier public health issue of our time. How […]

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Broad coalition joins in opposition to Gov. Brown’s proposed $17 million cut in child crisis services

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. A diverse coalition of mental health and youth advocates oppose Gov. Jerry Brown’s proposal to defund a critical effort to establish a continuum […]

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Psychiatric patients desperately need housing. We’re failing them

Posted on Monday, May 15, 2017

Steinberg Institute founder, Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, draws an apt analogy: If you see someone bleeding on the street, you’ll call 911. If you see someone on that same street […]

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Video: Mayor Darrell Steinberg and daughter Jordana share powerful family story

Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2017

At a recent Saks Institute symposium, Steinberg Institute founder, Sacramento Mayor Darrell Steinberg, spoke for an hour with his daughter, Jordana, in a keynote address that is both poignant and […]

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New partnership aims to transform workplace mental health

Posted on Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Top healthcare system and public policy institute announce partnership with global coalition of leading employers to transform workplace mental health. RUTHERFORD, Calif., May 9, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — One Mind Initiative […]

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Steinberg Institute hires government affairs director 

Posted on 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 announce it has hired Adrienne Shilton as its new […]

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Jordana Steinberg: ‘A story of overcoming’ mental illness

Posted 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 on Friday, January 13, 2017

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. Historic investment will allow growing mental health nonprofit to expand policy mission & benefit more communities with special focus on children. SACRAMENTO—Celebrating the two-year […]

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Press release: Steinberg Institute’s Maggie Merritt appointed to ‘No Place Like Home’ advisory committee

Posted on Friday, January 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 homeless Californians. SACRAMENTO – The Steinberg Institute […]

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

Posted on Thursday, November 10, 2016

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Maggie Merritt at 916-553-4167. $2 Billion earmarked for permanent supportive housing for the homeless living with mental illness. SACRAMENTO, CA – Today California Governor Jerry Brown signed […]

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