The NC Council 2017 Legislative Goals for the ’17 Long Session include support for:
- Public Management of MH/I-DD/SUD Dollars
- Keeping State Funding (Single Stream) WHOLE for Indigent, Chronically Ill North Carolinians
- Efforts to Reduce the Use of Emergency Departments
- Medicaid 1115 Waiver Coordinating Physical and Behavioral Health/Intellectual and Developmental Disability Services
Advocacy Agenda for Mental Health, Intellectual/Developmental Disability/Substance Use Disorders
The North Carolina Council promotes policies that support a strong public safety net through the public management of care for individuals who live with mental illness, intellectual/developmental disabilities or substance use disorders (MH/I-DD/SUD).
Below are resources to help YOU advocate for a strong public safety net.