The mirror issues of mental health and homelessness
Today on First Coast Connect, we enjoyed a compelling conversation with state Rep. Sam Garrison and Assistant Public Defender Teri Sopp, exploring a crucial initiative aimed at addressing the persistent mental health crisis. Amid this pressing concern, we talked about the profound influence the legal system could wield in reshaping the path for individuals contending with mental health challenges.
The Sunbeam Trail is an exciting endeavor that aims to transform an old landfill into a vibrant biking and hiking destination. Spearheading this innovative project are dedicated individuals committed to turning this vision into reality. Our guests today were Doug Tillet, owner of 1st Place Sports and a long time advocate of the initiative, and Todd Adacott, president of the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association Jacksonville.
Sportscaster Alessandra Pontbriand from News4Jax stopped by to give us an exciting recap of yesterday’s Jacksonville Jaguars game against the Tennessee Titans.