You know why it’s important to #Vote4MentalHealth. Now take the next steps.
Find resources below to help you or your organization get involved to #Vote4MentalHealth during the 2024 elections.
When you cast your vote, you can #Vote4MentalHealth.
Every elected official — President, Congress, Governor, State Representatives, County Commissioners, City Councilmembers, School Board Members — influences decisions that impact people with mental health conditions.
Health Care is Mental Health.
Improving Equity is Mental Health.
Criminal Justice Reform is Mental Health.
Affordable Housing is Mental Health.
Supporting Veterans is Mental Health.
Education is Mental Health.
A Community that Cares is Mental Health.
Elections are more than parties and politics. Elections are about mental health.
- Using Questionnaires and Forums to Engage Candidates
- #Vote4MentalHealth 2024 Candidate Questionnaire Sample Questions (Coming Soon)
- Candidate Forum Planning Checklist
- Sample Candidate Forum Ground Rules
- Hosting Political Candidates at Your NAMIWalks Events
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