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Mental Health Cops

It's almost 4 p.m., and police officers Ernest Stevens and Ned Bandoske have been driving around town in their unmarked black SUV since early this morning. The officers are part of San Antonio's ...

Mental Illness is not a Crime

  "We have embraced the idea that being mentally sick is a crime." It is way past time to overhaul the U.S. prison system. I'm not talking about a little tweak here and there. I'm talking

MOVE IN day at Michael’s Village!

Last week was an extremely important one for Step Up as we supported 21 individuals - all of whom have been living on the streets of Hollywood for many years- as they moved into their new home in

Step Up on Vine

Step Up on Vine After two years of renovations we are ready to show you  the New Step Up on Vine.  This Multi-million dollar project has lead to a beautiful building on Vine St south of Santa ...

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