Today, Dan Martin, MHAMD’s senior director of public policy, issued the following statement on behalf of the Maryland Behavioral Health Coalition on Governor Larry Hogan’s proposed fiscal year 2020 budget: (more…)
Save the date! Join MHAMD and the Maryland Behavioral Health Coalition for our March on Annapolis at 12 p.m. on February 20. It begins at the Maryland Fire-Rescue Memorial. Show your support for behavioral health services and tell your legislators to do the same! (more…)
As the Maryland General Assembly begins its 2019 session, the Maryland Behavioral Health Coalition has announced its legislative agenda for this year. The Maryland Behavioral Health Coalition is a diverse mix of non-governmental organizations (including the Mental Health Association of Maryland) working together to ensure individuals affected by mental health and substance use disorders have high quality and accessible services for their needs.
As we close out 2018, it’s a time to reflect on the past year and all that has happened. For MHAMD, it was an exciting year for mental health awareness and advocacy in Maryland. For those of you who have followed us through our blog, on Twitter and on Facebook, you probably have a good grasp of our various activities. For the rest of us, we’ve created this handy infographic that encapsulates MHAMD’s work in Fiscal Year 2018. See it below. (more…)