Mental health advocates and friends will gather for Mental Health Day at the Capitol Thursday, March 15.
Key issues this year include schoollinked mental health services, housing and employment programs, health insurance parity for mental illnesses, funding for children’s and adults residential services and more. An issues briefing session will be held at the St. Paul Armory at 9:30 a.m. that day, followed by a rally in the Capitol Rotunda from 11:15 to noon.
Free buses will be provided at locations in Minneapolis and St. Paul. For information, call 651-645- 2948 or go to www.namihelps.org.