There are many benefits to membership in the Florida Council for Community Mental Health. These include:

  • Effective Legislative Advocacy
  • Education
  • Effective Communications
  • Consultation/Technical Assistance
  • Policy Analysis
  • Representation

Find out more and join today!


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Action for Behavioral Health Care
Action for Behavioral Health Care is the Florida Council for Behavioral Healthcare's vehicle for providing financial support for candidates who share the organization’s goals for the community behavioral health care system and the people it serves. We accept donations through PayPal, a secure service for which you do not need an account. Please click the button below to contribute.

Download the 2014 ABC Campaign materials from the links below:

Download the 2014 Solicitation Letter.

Download the 2014 ABC Flyer.

Download the 2014 ABC Brochure.

Download the 2014 FCCMH Achievement Brochure.

Download the ABC logo.


2014 August newstter

We are proud to introduce the latest Florida Council Newsletter, The Council Connection.
Download a copy today.

To Floridians, specifically Veterans and their family members to those seeking mental health services
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and its Make the Connection campaign offers an excellent resource.
Visit the website here.

Investing in Florida's Mental Health System Takes More Than Money: It Takes Pride
The crisis affecting Florida's mental health system is not new. The State of Florida has languished at the bottom of national ranked spending in the U.S. for decades, with most recent data suggesting a 49th position in per capita mental health services expenditure.
Read the entire article here.

LMC Primary Care

Life Management Center Announces Primary Care Services
Life Management Center officially announced the integration of primary healthcare services at their Bay County offices at an open house on Thursday, September 18. Shown above, LMC President and CEO Ned Ailes prepares to cut the ceremonial ribbon while supporters look on.
Read the entire press release here.

Florida Sheriffs Association

In our meeting this morning, the Florida Sheriffs Association shared their 2015 legislative priorities. They have designated mental health issues as their top priority!
Download the one pager here.
Visit the Florida Sheriffs Association here.

Family Guide for Youth Suicide Prevention

Family Guide for Youth Suicide Project Grant publication indentified as a best practice.
Download the guide here.
Visit the Suicide Prevention Resource Center here.

National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children Conference

Message from Interim Secretary Carroll regarding the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children Conference being held on October 7-9, 2014, Lake Buena Vista, FL.
Download the letter here.

FAC Presenation slides 091714

State of Florida Long-Range Financial Outlook has been adopted by the Legislative Budget Commission.
Download the report here.

FAC Presenation slides 091714

Mike Hansen is to make a presentation to the Florida Association of Counties at their policy conference Thursday, 9/18 in Sandestin.
Download Mike's presentation here.



Board Meeting
Casa Monica Hotel
95 Cordova St.
St. Augustine, Florida 32084
December 10th - 12th

Room rate is $169. Discounted valet parking is also available for $17.

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Hotel Duval

February 11 - 13, 2015
Board Meeting
Duval Hotel
415 N Monroe St.
Tallahassee, FL 32301
February 11th - 12th

Room rate is $168.00 which includes valet parking

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