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Understanding how different policymakers impact mental health services and supports – and what you can do to educate them about mental illness – is critical to #Vote4MentalHealth.
Talking to candidates prior to an election can help you learn where they stand on the issues you care about when you vote. Once elected, these individuals will represent you – so it is important that you know their views.
Below are some tips for educating and engaging candidates: