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The original category was published from March 23, 2018 1:52 PM to March 23, 2018 3:13 PM

Nov 05

[ARCHIVED] Meet the Community Health and Assistance Team (CHAT)

The original item was published from November 5, 2021 10:11 AM to November 5, 2021 11:04 AM

Let’s chat. When you hear that phrase, what comes to mind? Hopefully, it’s a casual conversation with a friend – that is the premise behind the name of Modesto Police Department’s new alternative response program. The Community Health and Assistance Team, or CHAT, reflects a key component of what the outreach workers assigned to the team do; chat with people, understand where they are in their lives, and assist them in overcoming any immediate crises or barriers they are experiencing.

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Nov 05

[ARCHIVED] Meet the Community Health and Assistance Team (CHAT)

The original item was published from November 5, 2021 10:11 AM to November 5, 2021 11:04 AM

Let’s chat. When you hear that phrase, what comes to mind? Hopefully, it’s a casual conversation with a friend – that is the premise behind the name of Modesto Police Department’s new alternative response program. The Community Health and Assistance Team, or CHAT, reflects a key component of what the outreach workers assigned to the team do; chat with people, understand where they are in their lives, and assist them in overcoming any immediate crises or barriers they are experiencing.

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Nov 05

[ARCHIVED] Meet the Community Health and Assistance Team (CHAT)

The original item was published from November 5, 2021 10:11 AM to November 5, 2021 11:04 AM

Let’s chat. When you hear that phrase, what comes to mind? Hopefully, it’s a casual conversation with a friend – that is the premise behind the name of Modesto Police Department’s new alternative response program. The Community Health and Assistance Team, or CHAT, reflects a key component of what the outreach workers assigned to the team do; chat with people, understand where they are in their lives, and assist them in overcoming any immediate crises or barriers they are experiencing.

Continue Reading...