Apr
25

Our Annual Congress is this Friday, April 27th at the TRW Building 3rd Floor Conference Room

By

Dear CSAA Board Members, 

Our Annual Congress is this Friday, April 27th at the TRW Building 3rd Floor Conference Room (we usually meet on the 2nd floor, so be sure to make it to the top floor!)

A lot of details have been handled in an effort to provide a good program and to have qualified nominees for the open positions on the Board, but…  

WE NEED YOUR HELP

1.  Fill up your car.  If you're driving, please invite consumers, family members and/or providers from your area.  This is critical as we are going to be needing feedback from each area as to what is working, what's not working and what's needed.  The Congress is THE PLACE for these people to be heard.  I know there are enough Consumers in each area and having the opportunity to see what we do and let us know what they need is critical to our success.   

2.  Be welcoming.  A couple of our members have been recruited to act as Greeters and to "police" the hallways as we must keep them free of people "hanging out" in consideration of the workers on that floor.  Please take it upon yourself to welcome any one you don't know and make them feel "at home."  Check to see if they have a name tag, coffee or any questions.

3.  Come prepared and focused.  We've known that we need to identify our 2013 Legislative Priorities and this Congress will allow us to not only benefit from your feedback, but from our Guests as well.  I have created a handout that gives the Legislative Priorities from 3 other Mental Health Groups to get the conversation started.  So give some thought to what YOUR COMMUNITY needs so we can start the discussion to determine what the CSAA feels are the priorities in our area.  

4.  Enjoy!  I hate to be missing the meeting but know that I will be there in spirit.  Relax, enjoy our guests and help in any way to make this a wonderful experience for the Board and our guests.  

 

Thanks,

 

Alicia

 

Alicia Smith

www.recoveryanimals.com
www.aliciasmithspeaks.com
 
President, Central Service Area Authority (CSAA)
Representative, NAMI National Consumer Council
Consumer Representative, NAMI Montana Board Member

Categories : Annual Congress

Comments

  1. Hey there would you mind letting me know which web host you’re using? I’ve loaded your blog in 3 different internet browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot quicker then most. Can you recommend a good web hosting provider at a reasonable price? Thanks a lot, I appreciate it!

    • csaa says:

      This blog is hosted at godaddy.com using the Flexx Craft 4.0.16 theme by iThemes. I upkeep the site for the CSAA at a reasonable monthly price, but you can get really good deals for hosting plans at godaddy as well.

  2. I have learn a few good stuff here. Definitely worth bookmarking for revisiting. I surprise how so much effort you set to create this kind of wonderful informative site.

  3. Takako says:

    Admiring the dedication you put into your blog and detailed information you present. It’s good to come across a blog every once in a while that isn’t the same old rehashed information. Great read! I’ve saved your site and I’m including your RSS feeds to my Google account.

Leave a Reply

*
To prove you're a person (not a spam script), type the security word shown in the picture. Click on the picture to hear an audio file of the word.
Anti-spam image