“…the agency…successfully participated in coalition efforts to promote the introduction of state legislation mandating mental health insurance coverage.”

“…the Association…initiated meetings with school district officials in Philadelphia in order to promote better coordination of mental health services for children and adolescents.”

“MHASP continued its involvement in housing issues, supporting efforts to establish emergency shelter systems for the homeless, initiating a study of housing needs for chronically mentally ill individuals in our region, and advocating maintenance of the range of income assistance provisions needed to support mentally disabled people in community settings.”