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Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC)

Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC) Quarterly Meeting

Upcoming meeting dates:

*Tuesday, August 18, 2020:  12:30pm EST – 2:00pm EST 
Agenda for the Mental Health Advisory Council Public Meeting

*Note- This meeting with be virtual. 

Meetings are open to the public and media is welcome. Contact Indiana Disability Rights at 1-800-622-4845 to request accomodations.

Location:  Indiana  Disability Rights 
                 4701 N. Keystone Ave., Suite 222 (Second floor)
                 Indianapolis, Indiana 46205

Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC)

The Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC) is composed of ten members from Indiana. The MHAC advises the IPAS Commission and Indiana Disability Rights on issues which impact individuals with mental and behavioral health issues in Indiana. Meetings are held quarterly in Indianapolis.

The MHAC is actively seeking individuals for future appointment. If you have an interest in advocacy regarding mental and/or behavioral health issues, receive mental and/or behavioral health services, or have a family member who does, and you are committed to improving mental and/or behavioral health services in Indiana, you are encouraged to apply. Please complete an application and submit to Indiana Disability Rights.

Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC) Members

Kari Diedrich-Fritz

Marshall County
Samantha Brinkman Marion County
Luke Britt Marion County
 Ray Lay, Chair Marion County
Joanne Tedesco LaPorte County
Jacob Griffin, Vice Chair Deaborn County

J’Andra Antisdel

St. Joseph County

Join the MHAC
Members must be committed to promoting the legal and civil rights of people with disabilities, and to the cause of protecting those individuals’ rights to make their own choices. If you are interested in joining the IPAS Commission or the Mental Health Advisory Council (MHAC) please contact Melissa Keyes, Executive Director, via email at ExecutiveDirector@IndianaDisabilityRights.org.