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Berkshire County Mental Health Legislative Forum

  • Berkshire Athenaeum 1 Wendell Avenue Pittsfield, MA, 01201 United States (map)

WHAT:   Berkshire County Mental Health Legislative Forum
WHEN:   APRIL 4, 2016 (Mon)
TIME:      9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
WHERE: Berkshire Athenaeum, One Wendell Avenue, Pittsfield, MA 01201

RSVP by Tues, March 30, 2016 to Brenda at  or (413) 443-1666

Light continental breakfast provided

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  • Meet with our County’s representatives in the Massachusetts House and Senate
  • Hear from the Berkshire Delegation on what they’ve been working on in the past year and are currently concerned about
  • Receive Updates about Legislative Action; and learn the status of various bills as they relate to Parity; potential reduction of RLC’s and commercial insurance companies pay for ESP
  • Discuss successes and challenges facing Berkshire County’s mental health recovery community
  • Share ideas with others interested in improving access to community mental health services in Berkshire County

Invited Berkshire County Legislators Include:

  • Senator Benjamin B. Downing
  • Representative Paul W. Mark, Second Berkshire District
  • Representative Gail M. Cariddi, First Berkshire District
  • Representative William “Smitty” Pignatelli,  Fourth Berkshire District
  • Representative Tricia Farley-Bouvier, Third Berkshire District