On Thursday 2/20/2020, the Director of Treatment and Recovery, for the MHDAS Board, Adam Sorensen, kicked off the first meeting for the Legal and Advocacy Committee.
The first meeting had a great turnout, with representation from the Bellefontaine Municipal Court, the Logan County Common Pleas court, Logan County Adult Recovery Court, TCN Behavioral Health, Community Health and Wellness, The Logan County Health Department, Russells Point Police Department, Logan County Sheriffs Office, Thrive Peer Support, Recovery Zone and the MHDAS Board.
This committee will be looking at Critical Intervention Points for Change within our community. The LAC will focus on three priorities for change which include: Communication and Information Sharing, Jail Case Management & Reentry, and Standardized Validated Screening Post Arrest and Pretrial.
The MHDAS Board and Committee members are looking forward to implementing change within our community!