The Strengthening Mental Health in Our Communities Act: the alternative to the Murphy Bill

Please show your support for this bill going through the House. #strengthenMH

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Contact your Representative TODAY to Urge Support for H.R. 4574

 The Strengthening Mental Health in Our Communities Act

Last week, five mental health champions in the House of Representatives introduced the Strengthening Mental Health in Our Communities Act.

Thank you to Representatives Ron Barber (AZ-2), Diana DeGette (CO-1), Doris Matsui (CA-6), Grace Napolitano (CA-32) and Paul Tonko (NY-20). Their bill gives us a forward-looking alternative to regressive mental health legislation. Yet it is already the target of extreme misrepresentation in the press, and is being attacked on social media as well.

By supporting this bill, you will give its sponsors a strong hand in negotiating for sensible mental health legislation. Here’s why the National Coalition for Mental Health Recovery supports this bill, and what you can do to help it gain momentum in Congress.

We support this bill because:

  •  The purpose of this legislation is to…

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