The Mental Health Association in Michigan

is the only statewide, non-governmental agency concerned with the broad spectrum of mental illness across all age groups.

Mental Health Association in Michigan (MHAM) Policy Initiatives for 2015-16

A.  Monitor, analyze and attempt to influence as necessary the state’s Fiscal Year-16-and-17 budgets. B.  Maintain a broad, multi-interest coalition (Michigan Partners in Crisis) to collectively address and advocate about problems of adults and minors with mental illness inappropriately entering the justice system – prison, jail, juvenile. C.  Promote and protect open access to mental health medications in Medicaid and other health care environments. D.  Work with other interested organizations to seek recipient rights legislation that accomplishes the following: (1) Make the State Office of Recipient Rights a Type I (semi-autonomous) agency within the Department of Community Health (DCH), and […]

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