Mental Health Task Force

The goal of the Mental Health Task Force is to use the platform of Council to support the Mental Health space to better serve the citizens of District 2 and the City at large.  Based upon our six-month timeframe to implement the Mental Health Task Force and the annual renewal of the testimonial, the initial goal will be to:

  • Educate the citizens of Detroit on the state of Mental Health
  • Heighten awareness of the mental health services currently available 
  • Support coordination of mental health services when possible

The Task Force will work to ensure that we are addressing the root (right) problem.  The team will also prepare a written group consensus on what the problem actually is, and create a public list of strategic solutions.

The meeting dates, time and locations are as follows:

 

Mental Health Task Force Meeting Dates

Date:
Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Time:  
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Location:
Coleman A. Young Building – 13th Floor (Inside the Council of the Whole), 2 Woodward, Detroit 48226

Date:
Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Time:
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Location:
Coleman A. Young Building – 13th Floor (Inside the Council of the Whole), 2 Woodward, Detroit 48226

Date: 
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Time:  
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Location:
Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Sinai Grace, 6071 W. Outer Drive (Auditorium)

 

Our Facebook page is 

This Facebook page will serve as a communication tool to help us educate, increase and increase community awareness.  This page will also serve as a platform for sharing and networking among key stakeholders in the mental health space. 

All those interested in joining the task force are welcomed and may contact the downtown office at (313) 224-4535 or visit our Event Brite registration by searching for Mental Health Task Force.

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