Attend a Children’s Mental Health Listening Post
Area residents are invited to share personal experiences on children’s mental health services at a listening post set for 5:30-7:00 p.m. on October 11th at the Mississippi Bend AEA, located at 729 21st Street, Bettendorf.
Listening posts are being hosted by at locations across Iowa on behalf of the Children’s System State Board established by Governor Kim Reynolds in April. The board will review the information gathered from these listening posts as part of its charge to review existing resources and develop a strategic plan with specific recommendations to implement a better approach to help children with mental health issues. This report is due to the legislature on November 15, 2018.
Two additional opportunities have been created for parents/children unable to attend the time/date/places outlined above.
A survey is available for those unable to attend a listening post. The deadline is October 12, 2018.
An online listening post has been scheduled for October 4 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. To join from your computer, click on this URL: https://zoom.us/j/290354386. To join via phone, dial 1-646-876-9923 and when prompted, enter meeting code: 290-354-386
For more information, contact Jeff Herzberg at 515-570-2601.