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Mental Health and Addiction Policy Agenda

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2017 will be a critical year for constituent and consumer advocacy in support of addictions and mental health priorities. With major changes proposed to the Affordable Care Act, Medicaid and behavioral health funding, NOW is the time to act to protect consumers’ access to care.

 

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MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION POLICY AGENDA

The National Council promotes public policies that support a strong addiction and mental health safety net. Our public policy agenda includes:

GET INVOLVED IN ADDICTION AND MENTAL HEALTH ADVOCACY!

Grassroots advocates are the cornerstone of success in Washington, D.C. Here’s how you can get involved in protecting the U.S. behavioral health safety net:

  1. Participate in the latest Call to Action and Act NOW
  2. Learn about mental health and addiction policy on our blog, Capitol Connector.
  3. Write a message to your legislators in support of behavioral health
  4. Attend the National Council’s annual advocacy event, Hill Day.
  5. Take your advocacy to the next level by joining the Ambassadors Network.

 

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