One person can make a difference and everyone should try.

-John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Advancing mental health policy starts with you! Whether you use your voice to help someone get connected to support, share your personal mental health story or support mental health legislation, you have the power to make a difference and you are engaging in advocacy.  

There are many ways to create change – here are some resources designed to help you get started.  

Maryland Residents, Find Your Elected Officials - type in your address and get a list of your state and federal elected officials

Non-Maryland Residents Find Your Elected Officials - select your state, provide your address and get a list of your elected officials

Sign Up for Cornerstone Montgomery's Advocacy Email List - get notified of advocacy alerts and email campaigns that you can quickly take action on

Learn about Behavioral Health Policy Being Considered in Annapolis this legislative session - follow important bills and where the Behavioral Health Community stands on them

Read Cornerstone Montgomery CEO Cari Guthrie Cho's testimony on important legislation: