Join MMHLA and 2020 Mom as we take to Capitol Hill (virtually, of course) to educate legislators about MMH conditions and advocate for continued funding for programs to address MMH. 

New to Advocacy Day? 
Welcome! 

We will teach you everything you need to be an effective advocate for MMH conditions.

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Advocacy priorities for 2022 include the following

  • Grants to states: Continued funding and legislative reauthorizing for HRSA grants to states.
  • MMH Hotline: Continued funding and legislative authorizing for the new 24/7 dedicated MMH hotline.
  • Federal task force: Establishing a federal task force and national strategy to address MMH.

Event Details

Advocacy Day

Wednesday, March 16 (10:30 am – 3:30 pm ET). Teams of advocates will meet with Congressional members and/or their staffs virtually throughout the day.

Advocacy Day Training

Monday, March 14 (1 – 3 pm ET). Required training for all Advocacy Day participants.  We will teach you everything you need to know to be a successful advocate.

Advocacy Day Team Lead Training

Monday, March 7 (1 – 2:30 pm ET). Required meeting for all Advocacy Day Team Leads.  We will be discussing messaging, and tips for leading effective advocacy teams.

Registration

We are seeking advocates from states whose elected officials sit on committees that oversee funding and authorizing health programs.  Preference will be given to advocates from these states: