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Tell Your Members of Congress to Include Mental Health in COVID-19 Emergency Relief Package. Our country is facing the most drastic public health emergency in modern history and we need you to ask that Congress act now to include $48.5 billion in funding for mental health and substance use disorders in the fourth Emergency Relief Package.
Tell Your Members of Congress to Fully Integrate 42 CFR Part 2 with HIPAA. We need to update this law for the advancing world of health care, allow for integrated care that treats substance use like any other condition, and give people the option to have effective and streamlined treatment. (January 2020)
Urge Your Members of Congress to Support H.R. 4194: National Suicide Hotline Designation Act: Mental Health America urges you to contact your Members of Congress and tell them to support H.R. 4194, the National Suicide Hotline Designation Act, which would help to prevent suicide, increase access to resources for people experiencing mental health crises, and save lives in our community. (October 2019)