Published DateMEREDITH — ''NH's Mental Health Crisis: What Is Happening and What Can Be Done?" is the topic of a community forum to be held Tuesday, June 4, at the Meredith Community Center from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Panelists leading the discussion will include former State Rep. Alida Millham, NH National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Executive Director Ken Norton, Genesis Behavioral Health Executive Director Maggie Pritchard, Belknap County
Superintendent of Corrections Daniel Ward and Lakes Region General Healthcare Senior Vice President for Patient Care Services Ellen Wolff.
Questions from the audience and a general discussion of the issue will follow the panel presentation. Panelists will discuss how citizens in New Hampshire are experiencing significant obstacles to receiving mental health services. This forum is designed to explore some of the problems as well as potential solutions.
The evening is hosted by Lakes Region Democrats (but is not partisan in its presentation), refreshments will be served.