Working meeting to draft budget recommendations in support of the city mental health centers, Thursday evening, August 3rd, at Harold Washington Library Center, 6:00 pm 6th floor south.
The next monthly meeting of the Community Mental Health Board will take place on Monday, April 17, 2017, at Englewood Mental Health Center, at 11:00 am.
Englewood Mental Health Center is located at
641 W. 63rd St
Hours of Operation
Community Mental Health Board of Chicago Meeting
Monday, February 27, 2017, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Greater Lawn Mental Health Center
Welcome and introductions
Approval of January 2017 meeting minutes
Approval of the agenda
Greater Lawn Mental Health Center – What’s working? What needs work?
(center director and center community)
Review of Mission /Board operations
Discussion of goals for the calendar year
CDPH operated mental health centers as mental health first responders
CDPH operated mental health centers and managed care enrollment
CDPH mental health centers: What’s working? What needs work?
Clinician Task Force Strategies
What are the CDPH long term plans for the city centers?
CDPH – Family Services and Support Centers integration
Roseland Mental Health Center follow up report from the deputy administrator.
Medicaid managed care enrollment
Monthly reports of staffing and service utilization and referrals
Service billing and fees
Lawndale facility and signage
Mayor’s Mental Health Steering Committee
Cook County mental health services:
(b) community triage
(c) community mental health and substance use services
Next meeting date
THE BODY BAG PROJECT
JOIN US IN MEMORIALIZING THE CASUALTIES OF CITY ACTIONS
DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO TELL YOUR STORY!
Come share your story – Rejoice in your survival – Sing a song – Recite a poem
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 23rd
at 10:30AM TO 3:30PM
CITY HALL – 121 N. CLARK – 5th Floor
10:30 am Press Conference: CDPH Mental Health Clinics
11:00 am Memorial Service: 10:30AM UNTIL 3:30PM
A peace-filled event: Singing, Sharing stories, Poetry Reading — In your words how this administration has harmed people: MURDERING THE MENTALLY ILL; CLOSED MENTAL HEALTH CLINICS; CLOSED 50 SCHOOLS; EXCESSIVE TRAFFIC STOPS IN POOR COMMUNITIES; INCREASED TAXES; NO HOUSING FOR THE POOR; MURDERING YOUTH & SENIORS; NO JOBS THAT ALLOW PEOPLE TO BE INDEPENDENT; SPENT $13 MILLION FOR MORE POLICE WEAPONS, LAID OFF THOUSANDS;
Bring all bags to the 5th floor of city hall between 9:15am and 2:00pm. The bags are plain black garbage bags.
At the end of the Memorial Service the body bags will be given to Mayor Emmanuel so he can learn how his actions have hurt so many people in Chicago.
People can contribute their memorabilia to the Mental Health Movement’s body bags.
S.T.O.P. will provide a bus leaving at 9:30am from the office at 602 East 61st St. Body Bags will contain: mementos of people who suffered the injustice along with the date of incident and description of the injustice; The Mental Health Movement is bringing together Chicago residents, Community organizations and religious leaders to honor all those who have been harmed by the current administration’s practices and policies and to call for healing in Chicago. In a 5 hour peace-filled citizen event, people will share stories to help them heal. Each story will include contact information to allow the mayor’s administration to contact people. For more information please call N’Dana Carter at 773-366-5183 – Mental Health Movement