WE ARE NOCAP PHOENIX
NEIGHBORHOOD-ORGANIZED CRISIS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM (NOCAP) PHOENIX IS A COALITION COMMITTED TO DELIVERING A SERIOUS CRISIS ASSISTANCE PROGRAM THAT IS ORIENTED TO PROVIDING HELP AND SUPPORT TO PEOPLE IN MENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CRISES THAT IS INDEPENDENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT.
THE NOCAP COALITION IS WORKING TO ORGANIZE PHOENIX RESIDENTS TO DEMAND THAT CITY COUNCIL ADOPT OUR CORE DEMANDS INTO POLICY. WE HAVE LAID OUT OUR DEMANDS IN THIS LETTER WE ARE SENDING TO MAYOR GALLEGO, CITY MANAGER ZUERCHER, AND CITY COUNCIL.
Supported by CAHOOTS! During a recent town hall with Flagstaff, AZ, CAHOOTS (White Bird Clinic, Eugene, OR) had this to say about our approach to advocating for a first responder department centered around crisis response: