Portland Police Bureau's Behavioral Health Unit was created in November of 2012. The unit’s duties include training police officers on how to react to crisis situations, providing a specially trained group to respond, creating a Mobile Crisis Unit that pairs officers and a mental health professional from Project Respond, and making up the Service Coordination Team that provides help to repeat offenders.
Online Community for Young Adults
StrengthofUs is an online community developed by NAMI and young adults. It's designed to inspire young adults impacted by mental health issues to think positive, stay strong and achieve their goals through peer support and resource sharing.