Public Policy Center

Final Congressional Passage of the COVID-19 American Rescue Plan Act – Health, Medicaid, Housing, Intergovernmental Financial Assistance

Available are statements of coalitions AAHD belongs to and sister national organizations we have supported. This merger of summaries focuses on “health,” including Medicaid; “housing;” and assistance to state and local government. Available here are the summaries of: Coalition for Health Funding Association of State and Territorial Health Officials National Association of City and County […]

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Supporting Virtual Community-Based and Mental Health Peer Services – Proposed Legislation

AAHD has joined a coalition of mental health organizations, pushed by DBSA, supporting legislation introduced by Representatives Tony Cardenas (CA) and Paul Tonko (NY) which would establish SAMHSA federal grants to support virtual community-based and peer services. The March 3 Cardenas-Tonko press release on the bill’s introduction is here: PDF. […]

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