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At Cook County Jail, an estimated one in three inmates has some form of mental illness. At least 400,000 inmates currently behind bars in the United States suffer from some type of mental illness—a population larger than the cities of Cleveland, New Orleans, or St. Louis. Between 25 and 40 percent of all mentally ill Americans will be jailed or incarcerated at some point in their lives. Mental illnesses have far reaching effects. They impact a nation's future. Join us in removing the stigma and encouraging your loved ones to seek help timely. We are always there for you!