Funding for County Jail Substance Abuse Services: Podcast

County jails receive important new funding for treatment services. 

This podcast features a press conference on June 19th concerning funding for county jail-based substance abuse treatment services.

Speakers include:

  • Stephen Acquario - Executive Director of the NYS Association of Counties,
  • Senator George Amedore,
  • Senator Chris Jacobs,
  • Kelly Hansen, the Executive Director of the New York State Conference of Local Mental Hygiene Directors,
  • Sheriff Craig Apple of Albany County, and
  • Senator Fred Akshar