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The LEAD Program’s goal is to generate awareness of the needs of consumers/clients and ensure that they have a major role in the envisioning, development, and implementation of local and state mental health policies and programs that will result in accessible, high-quality behavioral/community health services and supports.
PAINTED BRAIN PROGRAM COLLABORATION AND ACTIVITIES
REGIONAL LEAD SUMMITS:
Painted Brain hosted one local engagement event, Lead Regional Summit 2023 – Los Angeles.
Hosted five listening sessions during which consumers identified priorities for advocacy. These listening sessions targeted the LA County region’s specific geographic and demographic populations.
POLICY BODY PRESENTATIONS:
Will engage in two presentations to a policy body highlighting identified priorities and encouraging systems change.