Legislative

Mental Health America of Franklin County follows legislation that is of interest to people with mental illness and their families. Our advocacy network allows people from all over the country to take an active role in improving the health and quality of life for all.

As an affiliate of Mental Health America, we are part of a larger voice across the United States. As a member, you will help promote awareness of mental health issues and take action to seek adoption of public policies that recognize mental health is vital to our country’s health and well-being.

Let your voice be heard on Mental Health:

Current Legislation: Ohio

For an update on any Ohio bill, please visit the State of Ohio legislative website. This site will provide you with your legislator’s name, contact information, and enable you to e-mail your legislator. Here, you have the opportunity to relay information about you or your family member’s situation, and how the proposed legislation positively or negatively affects you.

Current Legislation: Federal

For current information on Federal legislation related to mental health, please visit the national Mental Health America website. You can find general legislative information here. If you have comments about Federal legislation, you can e-mail your legislator. Here, you’ll also have the opportunity to relay information about you or your family member’s situation and how the legislation impacts you.