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Program Information
Program Name: Behavioral Health & Wellness
Year the Program was Started: 2008
Public Contact Person: Helen Nilon
Address: 126 SW 148th Street
C 100-310
Burien, WA 98166
Telephone #: (206) 257-6840 or (206)
Fax #: (206) 257-6842
Email Address: Info@BehavioralHealthWellness.org
Website URL: www.BehavioralHealthWellness.org
Program Category: Advocacy, Community Education, Peer Support, Other
Target Participants:
Program Setting:
Other
Annual Program Budget: Under $10,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: 10-20
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: Other
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: To empower peers/consumers/survivors in the State of Washington to speak with a unified voice on matters of plans and polciies.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: Mental Health Action is an Advocacy Organization that provides a voice for peers/consumers/survivors in the State of Washington.
Additional Information: Mental Health Action is a newly forming Advocacy Organization whose goals include being change agents regarding Plans and Policies at all levels of state and local governments. OUR voice will be at the table whether it is you personally or someone YOU have passed your voice onto as your representative and liaison. Individuals with psychiatric diagnoses/challenges themselves, of ALL ages, are welcome to join with us!

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