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It's a sad day in the mental health field........

I know the state needs money to operate all the things that are involved in  the lives of the people who live here.  I’m not very politically or economically aware of the complicated big pictures,  and don’t pretend to understand the complexities of all of that.   562 more words

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"Joinder OKs pact with Health Choices program"

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This April 19, 2012 article found on SunGazette.com talks about not only the current efforts being made to be financially responsible, but also the impact that Corbett’s proposed budget may have on their already highly rated financial plan in the joinder between Lycoming County and Clinton County in Pennsylvania. 9 more words

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"Mental health cuts will be costly"

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This article dated April 16, 2012 on Philly.com talks more about the impact that Corbett’s proposed budget cuts will have on those with mental illnesses.

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"Pa. budget chief: Human services cuts negotiable"

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This article found on the StandardSpeaker.com website dated April 1, 2012, discusses the viewpoint of County commissioners surrounding the proposed mental health budget cut. 35 more words

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"Corbett's budget cuts jeopardize progress made with mental illness"

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This March 29, 2012 article found on PennLive.com outlines  the impact of Corbett’s proposed budget as seen by a representative of the MHA in the Capital Region. 59 more words

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"Disabilities advocates file lawsuit"

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This article dated March 15, 2010 and found on the Philly.com website, talks about a lawsuit recently filed by disability advocates in response to the block grants and 20% funding cut to mental health and intellectual disability services. 8 more words

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"Proposed state funding cuts could cripple Dauphin County mental health programs, commissioners say "

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This article dated Feb. 15, 2012 found on the pennlive.com website talks about fears expressed by the Dauphin county Commissioners about the proposed budget cuts to mental health services

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