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Advocacy

advocacy

To learn about the advocacy and public policy issues that affect adults and children living with mental illness and their loved ones in Los Angeles County, and how NAMI is providing a strong voice on these issues, see the letters we’ve posted below.

To learn about NAMI National’s policy and advocacy efforts visit:
http://www.nami.org/About-NAMI/Advocacy-Public-Policy

To learn about NAMI California’s policy and advocacy efforts visit:
www.namica.org/advocacy-legislation.php?page=legislation

Public Letters

  • Support Letter for AB 1971
    04/03/2018
  • Support Letter for AB 1795
    03/15/2018
  • Letter re Surge in Misdemeanor Incompetent to Stand Trial Cases
    03/07/2018
  • Support Letter for Clarification on Gravely Disabled
    01/30/2018
  • Letter re Support for Money Bail Reform
    04/13/2017
  • Letter re Opposition for AB 1300
    06/07/2016
  • Support for AB 1194
    08/27/2015
  • Letter to the LA County Board of Supervisors on Jackie Lacey’s Recommendation on Diversion
    10/23/2014
  • Letter to NAMI California on the State’s Board Vote Process
    09/03/2014
  • Letter to the LA County Board of Supervisors on $20 million motion on Diversion
    07/21/2014
  • Letter to the LA County Board of Supervisors on Vanir Jail Report
    05/05/2014
  • Letter to LA County Chief Executive Officer’s Office Supporting the Advancement of Education-Based Incarceration in Jail
    04/01/2014
  • Letter to Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Commission on SB 82 State Grant Funding
    12/18/2013
  • Letter to the LA County Board of Supervisors on Jail Construction and Diversion
    10/28/2013
  • Letter to the LA County Board of Supervisors on Laura’s Law
    05/20/2013