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Having a consistent, memorable message is key to a successful advocacy effort. Use these messages as often as possible. Add your personal story or example that illustrates a key point. The costs of cutting the mental health care system are devastating individuals, families and our communities.
- Wisconsin's health care budget crisis is everyone's problem and its solution is everyone's responsibility.
- We must protect and strengthen our state's mental health care system.
- The costs of untreated mental illness only gets shifted elsewhere -- to emergency departments, schools, police, courts and overcrowded prisons.
- Find more messages and talking points on NAMI.org.
Legislative Action Center
Visit NAMI National's Advocacy Action Center to learn more about upcoming legislation that is important to NAMI and other relevant advocacy information.