CADILLAC — The Wexford County Board of Commissioners are scheduled to debate and act on a decision Wednesday that helps the group’s psychological well being.
On Wednesday, the board is scheduled to debate a decision that helps Northern Lakes Group Psychological Well being authority and opposes laws that goals to vary such authorities.
The Sept. 1 assembly’s agenda packet states, current proposals within the Michigan Home and Senate basically change the general public behavioral well being system and can hurt these served by the system. For these causes, the board is being requested to go the decision in opposition to these proposals.
The explanations embody the lack of native management by way of oversight, governance, operations and accountability. It might imply CMH sufferers lose entry to companies, helps and enter into the design and operations of these companies or are fully not noted.
Lastly, data within the agenda packet stated the senate proposal, particularly, incentivizes and prioritizes income to personal firms on the expense of the general public and the individuals served by the CMH.
As a substitute, the decision asks legislators to help licensed group behavioral well being clinics, behavioral well being houses and opioid well being houses.
For Wednesday’s assembly, there are 4 methods the general public can attend: in particular person, by laptop, by smartphone or by phone.
To attend by laptop, go to zoom.us and click on on “Be part of” within the higher right-hand nook and use assembly ID 749 610 4141. If utilizing a smartphone, set up the Zoom software earlier than the decision, launch the Zoom app and be part of utilizing assembly ID 749 610 4141.
Lastly, if an individual is attending the assembly by phone, they need to dial toll-free 646-876-9923 and enter the assembly ID of 749 610 4141#.
To see the total agenda, go to wexfordcounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/August-4-2021.pdf.
The commissioners are scheduled to fulfill at 4 p.m. Wednesday within the commissioners’ room on the third ground of the Wexford County Courthouse, 437 E. Division St.