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Meet & Greet

MEET & GREET ADVOCACY DAY
Thursday, February 23, 2017
9am-1:30pm
Indiana Statehouse

Our goals are to build relationships with our legislators, to educate them about NAMI and those affected by serious mental illnesses, and ask for their support for policies and laws that provide help to those who need it.

 
This session, NAMI Indiana is focused on the following two pieces of legislation: 
 

NAMI Indiana is also supportive of legislation that: 
  • Alleviates Indiana’s critical mental health workforce shortage 
  • Funds a strong mental health system
  • Reduces the burden on our criminal justice system by decriminalizing mental illness and increasing access to effective and timely treatment
  • Ensures that health insurance is affordable and accessible for all Hoosiers


Let us know you are coming!

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DRESS:
Business Casual

FOOD:
Complimentary breakfast and lunch buffets are served

HOW TO PREPARE:
Please join us for a conference call to go over the NAMI Indiana legislative priorities for the 2017 general session. The times and call-in information will be emailed to those who register, so please let us know you are coming!
Those who come will receive talking points and materials to use when you arrive. Review the NAMI Seven Steps to Telling Your Story

Parking, and Security:
Parking is available at meters along the streets or in garages. You will enter the statehouse through the doors at the corner of capitol avenue & market street, where you will go through a metal detector. People with mobility disabilities will enter the Statehouse through the lower level, west doors, from Senate Avenue (Robert D. Orr Plaza)

NAMI Indiana will be in the north atrium (when you enter the building it is to the right)


Please review the state's website for more information on directions and security.