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Please join us in Annapolis on February 28 for NAMI Maryland's 2017 Advocacy Day! This is your chance to meet with your elected officials and make your voice heard! 

 

Registering to attend the 2017 NAMI Maryland Advocacy Day is important because it helps us to coordinate the day and track expected attendance. 

Location

 

142 House Office Building

6 Bladen Street

Annapolis, MD  21401

 

Agenda

 

7:30am - 8:00am Arrive in Annapolis, pickup packets 

8:00am-8:30am Breakfast and briefing

8:30am - noon Meetings with elected officials

  • Participants are more than welcome to stay and conduct meetings in the afternoon if you are unable to schedule them earlier in the day.
  • Please contact your local affiliate who will help you schedule meetings with your legislators.

Register Now!

 

Helpful Documents for Advocacy Day

Below are links to documents you may find helpful when talking about mental illness with legislators, your family, and friends.

Child and Youth Mental Health Service and Support Array

Adult Mental Health Service and Support Array  

Smarts for Advoacy: "Tips for Telling Your Story" and "Tips for Meeting with Your Legislator"

 

Logistics for traveling to Advocacy Day

Directions to Advocacy Day

Map of Annapolis

Shuttle Map

Helpful Tips for Advocacy Day

NAMI Maryland Affiliates Legislative Districts


Advocacy Help and Training

Smarts for Advocacy

Help with Answering Tough Questions

Advocacy Pointers

Mental Health Care Gets My Vote!

 

2017 Advocacy Day Training Webinar


2017 Advocacy Day Training Webinar Presentation Slides


Listen to the Advocacy Day webinar that was held on February 22.

 

Continuity of Care Legislation Fact Sheet