Stepping Up Summit 2018

Resources for Implementing Stepping Up

October 22, 2018

About the Conference

The third annual Stepping Up Ohio Summit brings together counties, stakeholders and other supporters who have made a commitment to reduce the number of people with mental illness cycling in and out of the jail system. The toll incarceration takes on these individuals and their families, as well as the costs assumed by taxpayers, is staggering. Jails have become de facto in-patient psychiatric facilities across the nation. ​At this conference, you will get an opportunity to hear from national and state officials about the impact the Stepping Up Initiative is having to date. In addition, a range of counties in Ohio will offer support and advice while reporting on their successes, challenges and best practices.

Who Should Attend?

We encourage participation from each county in Ohio that has formed a Stepping Up Initiative, as well as legislators, stakeholders, and those interested in joining the movement. Space is limited, so if you are part of your county's Stepping Up team, contact your county lead. County leads are responsible for signing up all members of their team​.

Who Is Attending?

Ashtabula
Athens
Auglaize
Butler
Clermont
Columbiana
Coshocton
Cuyahoga
Delaware
Fairfield
Franklin
Gallia
Guernsey
Hancock
Jackson
Jefferson
Knox
Lake
Lorain
Lucas
Mahoning
Meigs
Mercer
Montgomery
Morgan
Muskingham
Noble
Ottawa
Perry
Portage
Putnam
Ross
Sandusky
Seneca
Shelby
Stark
Summit
Tuscarawas
Union
Wayne
Wyandot

When and Where Will It Be Held?

October 22, 2018

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
(Registration begins at 8:30 AM)

Quest Conference Center
8405 Pulsar Place
Columbus, OH 43240

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