Kansas Mental
Health Coalition

KMHC Monthly Meeting

  • April 24, 2013
  • 9:00 AM - 11:29 AM
  • Valeo Behavioral Health Center, 330 SW Oakley, Topeka, KS


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Kansas Mental Health Coalition

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



April 24, 2013    Valeo Behavioral Health Center, 330 SW Oakley, Topeka, KS 

(teleconference access 1-877-278-8686, enter 820091   use codes: *7 mute  /  *9 unmute)

9:00 a.m.  

Introductions and sign-in sheet                     David Wiebe, President

Financial Report                                            JoLana Pinon, Treasurer                          

Minutes of the previous meeting.

Board of Directors Report – Approved 2013 Budget (see handout)

Directed President to renew professional services agreement.

Approved Election slate for Annual Meeting in May:

   Vice President:  Rick Cagan,  Treasurer:   JoLana Pinon

   Board Members:  Rick Cagan, Roy Menninger, Glea Ashley, Walt Hill, David Wiebe

Additional candidates are encouraged to volunteer.

9:15 a.m.   Reports

Advocacy Committee –Grassroots Advocacy Network - Rick Cagan / Sue Lewis        

Governor’s Mental Health Services Planning Council – Wes Cole

SPTP Task Force

GMHSPC Subcommittees

Mental Health and Aging Coalition  

Children’s Issues  

9:45 a.m.  Legislative Report and Discussion – Amy Campbell 

            RRSC Advisory Committee 

            Block Grant – Virtual Reflection Session

            House Appropriations meets April 29 at 10 a.m. and April 30 at 8 a.m.

            Senate Ways and Means meets April 25 at 9 a.m.

            The Legislature returns for the Veto Session on May 8.

10:00 a.m.  Special Guest Presentation: Jean Rumbaugh, CEO Sunflower State Health Plan

                        Jeremy Riddle, Regional Clinical Director, Cenpatico

10:40 a.m.  Hospital and Home: Rainbow Mental Health Facility planning   David Wiebe

11:00 a.m.  KDADS Update: Angela Hagen, Behavioral Health

11:25 a.m.  Announcements:

11:30 a.m.  Adjourn

KMHC Meetings:  9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.    2013:  Jan 23, Feb 27, March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26, July 24, Aug. 28, Sept. 25, Oct. 23, Nov. 20, Dec. 18

Board Meetings:  12 noon quarterly the 4th Wednesdays (March 27, July 24, Sept 25, Dec 18)

Annual Meeting & Elections:  May 22

For more information, contact:                                                                                                            Kansas Mental Health Coalition

c/o Amy A. Campbell, Lobbyist

P.O. Box 4103, Topeka, KS  66604

785-969-1617, fax: 785-234-9718, campbell525@sbcglobal.net

David Wiebe, President

5608 Cherokee Circle, Fairway, KS  66205

913-645-6175; dwiebe@kc.rr.com


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

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