NYS Council, Coalition for Behavioral Health, and ASAP hosting workgroups to collect input regarding the proposed transition to a new Office of Addiction and Mental Health Services (OAMHS). Please see below for the list of worksops.
The Zoom meeting registration links for the OASAS/OMH transformation to OAMHS workgroup series was shared widely Friday afternoon, however, a number of NYS Council members did not receive the information.
Please see below for the Zoom registration links for each of the 10 workgroups that will be meeting over the next three weeks (beginning today).
Note that registering for one meeting will allow you to access all the meetings of that particular workgroup. As soon as you fill out the registration form using the links below, you will receive the Zoom links to join the meetings.
We strongly encourage you to share the meetings schedule and links below with your colleagues/staff/or any other participants who may be interested in joining these important conversations.
Structure of OAMHS (Monday 3/1, 3/8, 3/15 at 10:00-11:30 am)
Regulatory Framework (Monday 3/1, 3/8, 3/15 at 1:00-2:30 pm)
Access to Integrated Care (Tuesday 3/2, 3/9, 3/16 at 10:00-11:30 am)
Agency Culture (Tuesday 3/2, 3/9, 3/16 at 1:00-2:30 pm)
Prevention (Wednesday 3/3, 3/10, 3/17 at 10:00-11:30 am)
Budget (Wednesday 3/3, 3/10, 3/17 at 1:00-2:30 pm)
Workforce (Thursday 3/4, 3/11, 3/18 at 10:00-11:30 am)
Recovery/Stigma (Thursday 3/4, 3/11, 3/18 at 1:00-2:30 pm)
Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (Friday 3/5, 3/12, 3/19 at 10:00-11:30 am)
Priority Issues (Friday 3/5, 3/12, 3/19 at 1:00-2:30 pm)
Please reach out with any questions.