The General Assembly is underway and we need our state elected officials to help us Keep the Door Open! You can help by contacting your representatives and asking them to support the Behavioral Health Coalition’s legislative agenda.

SB476/HB580 The Keep the Door Open Act: This will increase state funding for community behavioral health providers who deliver critical mental health and substance use disorder treatment.

HB1288:  This legislation establishes a workgroup to investigate how Marylanders can access crisis services by addressing coverage barriers for those with commercial health insurance.

SB474/HB541: This legislation creates new long-term funding in the state budget for additional treatment resources to combat Maryland’s opioid epidemic

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