January 21, 2002
Rain did not deter us from joining this mental health rally designed to heighten political awareness of the need to support community mental health services. We were particularly fortunate to be able to meet and discuss issues with Lisa Nason, pictured below, legislative assistant to State Senator Madison Marye. Lisa was extremely kind and helpful, and we look forward to working with her in the future. Unfortunately there appear to be no professional lobbyists at the State Capitol specifically representing the interests of the mental health consumer. One day . . . .