Mental Illness Awareness Week 2017,October 1st – 7th 2017, 6:00 pm Arkansas State Capitol

The Division of Behavioral Health Services is planning a gaterhing at the State Capitol to heighten awareness, reduce misperceptions, and support those with mental health needs. Partners in this endeavor include the Mental Health Council of Arkansas, statewide Youth MOVE Organizations, and NAMI Arkansas. The activity will feature proclamations from the Governor and will include speakers from local youth organizations and consumer councils, as well as representatives from mental health services providers.