Tuesday, December 2, 2008

Advocacy Network

Tell President-elect Obama to Make Healthcare Reform a Key Priority

As he prepares to take office, President-elect Barack Obama faces many pressing issues. Although his campaign identified healthcare reform as a key priority, some will urge him to defer such efforts, suggesting that it will be too costly, too difficult, or not a sufficiently high priority. And while we concur that the nation’s economic health demands critical attention, our economic problems make reform even more urgent because of their impact on people’s health and well-being and the alarming extent to which people can no longer afford needed care. Click here to read more.

Click here to send a digital postcard to President-elect Obama and tell him that you want him to make healthcare reform a top priority in 2009.

Prevent Medicaid Cuts When Many Americans Need It Most!

Email your members of Congress and ask that they temporarily increase state Medicaid funding as part of an economic stimulus bill. Medicaid provides a lifeline of support for millions of low-income Americans who need mental health care. Take action!

Year of Historic Achievements for Mental Health

Mental Health America wants you to know the extraordinary impact Advocacy Network members and others across the country have had in pressing Congress to improve people’s access to needed mental health services. As Congress moves toward the end of a momentous session, we’re proud of the important, and even historic, legislative gains achieved this year. Read the latest edition of the Capitol Hill Update.


Anonymous said...

Hey Bamagal! How have you been?
I'm so glad I found your blog again, it's been way too long.
Hope you're doing well.