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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

Binder Workshop

When: March 19, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Where: Elkton Library, Meeting Room, 301 Newark Ave., Elkton, MD 21921

Please join us for fellowship and light fare as we get ORGANIZED! Bring your child’s educational and health records and evaluations and create a binder..
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Families Empowering Families: Lower Shore Support Group

When: March 23, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Centre of Salisbury Mall, Wicomico County Free Public Library (across from Chuckie Cheese)

Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental health and other behavioral health challenges for: a light breakfast peer support ..
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