Kansas Mental
Health Coalition

KMHC Monthly Meeting

  • August 24, 2022
  • 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Zoom link sent after RSVP


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Kansas Mental Health Coalition

Speaking with one voice to meet critical needs of people with mental illness.


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August 24, 2022

9:30 a.m.  Welcome and Introductions     Amy Campbell, Coordinator

Minutes of the previous meeting.    Draft Minutes      Zero Suicide Presentation   

9:35 a.m. Reports 

   Board of Directors - met July 27

   Financial Report Amy Campbell 

   Advocacy Committee – Amy Campbell - Monica Kurz and Colin Thomasset, Co-chairs, will convene meeting immediately following today's meeting.  2023 Advocacy Day is March 7, 2023

   Governor’s Behavioral Health Services Planning Council – Wes Cole

   Consumer Programs - Matt Spezia, P3 

   Parity Committee - Rick Cagan

   Suicide Prevention Coalition / 988 Crisis Line - Monica Kurz

10:00 a.m. Agency Update:  Andy Brown, Behavioral Health Commissioner

10:30 a.m.  CCBHC Implementation Update:  Steve Denny, Four County Mental Health Center

11:00 a.m.   Lobbyist Report     Amy Campbell

KDADS Budget Stakeholder Hearings - KMHC Testimony

Interim Committees: 

Special Committee on Mental Health Beds - August 23 Agenda- Amy's Overview of 2018 and 2019 Mental Health Task Force Reports as it relates to bed capacity

Primary Election Results - General Election Candidates

Interim Committees

11:25 a.m.  Announcements

11:30 a.m.  Adjourn

2022 Schedule:   Jan 26, Feb 23, Mar 30, April 27, May 25, June 22, July 27, August 24, September 28, October 26, Nov 16, Dec 14

Board Meetings: 12 noon quarterly the 4th Wednesdays (March 30, July 27, Sept. 28, Dec. 14)

For more information, contact: Kansas Mental Health Coalition

c/o Amy A. Campbell, Lobbyist, P.O. Box 4103, Topeka, KS 66604

785-969-1617    campbell525@sbcglobal.net

(c) Kansas Mental Health Coalition, P.O. Box 4744, Topeka, KS  66604  785-969-1617

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