Posted on June 11, 2016 by Webtypo
This June 10, 2016 article talks about a gathering in Harrisburg, PA to be held on June 13, 2016 on the Capital Rotunda where State Representative Thomas Murt (R-Montgomery County) will be joined by providers, family members and mental health Consumers to advocate for a bill being introduced to better enforce the federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 here in Pennsylvania.
Filed under: Advocacy and Awareness, Mental Health, Mental Illness, Pennsylvania, Physical Health, Politics, Proposed bills, State, Treatment and Support, Whole health | Tagged: 2008 mental health partiy law, 2016 PA law introduced to strengthen 2008 federal parity law, insurance coverage parity, mental, mental health insuracne coverage, mental health parity, mental health treatment insurance parity, mental health treatment parity, Mental Illness, mental illness treatment coverage, mental wellness, new law introduced, PA, parity, penn, Penna., Pennsylvania | Comments Off on “PA Coalition Supporting Insurance Parity Will Hold Press Conference to Announce Introduction of Bill to Enforce Federal Law”
Posted on July 23, 2015 by Webtypo
This June 28, 2015 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article talks about some of the past budgets about how long it took to pass them and common themes seen for holdup in passing budgets.
Filed under: PA state budget, Pennsylvania, Politics | Tagged: budget, history, PA, PA Budget, PA Budget History, PA state budget, Penna., Pennsylvania, pennsylvania Budget, Pennsylvania state budget | Comments Off on “Pennsylvania state budget battles of the past”
Posted on February 10, 2013 by Webtypo
This February 8, 2012 article found on the ydr.com website out of York County, PA, talks about Gov. Corbett’s proposed budget for human services.
Filed under: PA state budget, Pennsylvania, Politics, York County | Tagged: 2013 budget, 2013 pa budget, abuse, budget, funding, human services, mental health budget, PA, PA budget proposal, pa human services budget, PA State Senate, Penna., Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania human services budget, Pennsylvania state budget, State Budget | Comments Off on “State budget: County officials say proposed human services funding better this year”
Posted on October 15, 2012 by Webtypo
This October 14, 2012 article on the Altoona Mirror website talks about specialized training being offered to first responders on how to respond to someone with Autism.
Filed under: Advocacy and Awareness, autism, service dogs | Tagged: autism, Autism spectrum, crisis, emergency, emergency responce teams, fire fighters, first responders, Mental Health, PA, Penna., Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State Police, police, special needs, State police | Comments Off on “Breaking down barriers”