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Program Information
Program Name: Mental Health Advocacy Inc.
Year the Program was Started: 2010
Public Contact Person: Marc Jacques
Address: PO Box 26952
Raleigh, NC 27611
Telephone #: (919) 803-5813
Email Address: marcjacques@mentalhealthadvocacyinc.org
Website URL: mentalhealthadvocacyinc.org
Program Category: Advocacy, Peer Support, Recovery Education
Target Participants:
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: $10,000-$40,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: 5-10
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: All
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: All
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Individual training, Guides/Manuals, Website
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To educate and train individuals with mental illness skills and resources to improve their quality of life and have meaningful imput into the systems of care that effect their lives.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: The Mission of Mental Health Advocacy Inc. is to promote mental health wellness and recovery by encouraging and promoting Peer Support and Recovery Education, by linking or providing social, educational and advocacy opportunities to the enrichment of quality of life of people with mental health disabilities. Our mission includes advocating for Recovery Orientated Systems of Care for the betterment of health and wellness of the people and communities using its services.

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