Quinn To Close Mental Institutions In Tinley, JacksonvilleGov. Pat Quinn announced Thursday that he plans to close a Tinley Park mental hospital and a Jacksonville center for people with developmental disabilities as he ramps up efforts to move people out of state institutions and into group homes or other kinds of community care.
Quinn Signs Deal To Keep Mental Health Facilities OpenGov. Pat Quinn signed a budget deal into effect Monday aimed at avoiding the closure of seven mental health centers.
State Official: There's Still Hope For Facilities Quinn Plans To CloseThere is hope for the seven state facilities that Gov. Pat Quinn wants to close.
Activists, Patients Speak Against Closing Tinley Park Mental Health CenterFormer patients, community groups and officials of hospitals in the south suburbs on Tuesday asked a legislative committee not to close the Tinley Park Mental Health Center.