Posted on June 10, 2016 by Webtypo
Resource Link (Summit Exhibitor link)
Upcoming Recovery Works Summit 2016 the above link takes you to the site containing all the nitty-gritty details.
The Summit is to be held…
Sept. 27, 2016 in Harrisburg, PA
Click here for more details
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Posted on December 19, 2013 by Webtypo
Rep. Tim Murphy (R-PA) (Photo credit: House GOP)
This December 17, 2013 article on the Mental Health America (MHA) website talks about the opposition by the Disability Rights Network (DRN), Mental Health Association of Pennsylvania (MHAPA), and the Pennsylvania Mental Health Association (PMHCA) to Rep. Tim Murphy’s bill disguised as mental health reform.
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Posted on November 10, 2013 by Webtypo
Date: January 22 and 23, 2014
Harrisburg DGS Annex Complex
Application must be postmarked or faxed by December 6
Follow the link at the top for more details about how and where to apply.
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Posted on August 16, 2013 by Webtypo
This August 16, 2013 article found on the Pennsylvania Independent Watchblog talks about funding made available to several agencies for helping folks navigate healthcare options starting on October 1, 2013. Among the grant recipients in Pennsylvania were at least two mental health related organizations.
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Posted on January 12, 2013 by Webtypo
This is a spotlight found on the I’m The Evidence Campaign website, it was posted for November/December based on the information on the page. The piece talks about a couple different Mental Health organizations that have struggled due to budget cuts, and what kind of determination and creative thinking has allowed them to keep going despite financial problems.
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Posted on April 2, 2012 by Webtypo
This page found on the PMHCA website indicates they have joined in the lawsuit to try and stop Gov. Corbett’s proposed cuts to the mental health budget. The information is dated March 28, 2012 and includes other resources pertaining to the cuts and the fight to oppose them.
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Posted on October 6, 2011 by Webtypo
PMHCA and MHA have teamed up to creat a scholarship fund for Certified Peer Specialist training, in honor of Glenn Koons. For more information, please visit … http://www.pmhca.org/about/KoonsScholarship.html
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