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Action Alert: Help Restore $8 MILLION in Behavioral Health Budget Cuts

Beth Hess - Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Help restore $8 million in behavioral health budget cuts to community mental health and substance use providers! Last year, thanks to an outpouring of support from people around the state, we were successful in securing a multiyear funding increase for community-based behavioral health treatment. The funding provisions were included in the bipartisan HOPE Act of 2017, w ..

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Families Come Together in Annapolis to Advocate for Behavioral Health Services

Beth Hess - Monday, February 26, 2018
On February 22, 200 family members, providers, policy makers and legislators gathered at the Governor Calvert House for MCF's 18th Annual Family Day in Annapolis. Attendees traveled from all 23 of Maryland’s counties and Baltimore City to advocate for young people with behavioral health needs, including mental health and substance use challenges. During the morning pr ..

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Upcoming Events

A Day in Someone Else's Shoes

When: April 14, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: North County High School, Gymnasium, 10 East 1st Avenue, Glen Burnie, MD 21061

An interactive mental health and substance use disorder festival to help you experience first-hand how mental illness and addiction can affect YOUR Health, ..
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Young Adult Peer Leadership Retreat

When: April 21, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Terrapin Adventures, 8600 Foundry Street, #2038, Savage, MD 20763

Join MCF's Taking Flight and On Our Own of Maryland’s TAY Project for a day of adventure on the ropes course, peer networking with young adult behavioral he..
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