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Expanded Access to Mental Health Services in Maryland Begins

June 22nd, 2021 by WCBC Radio

An event was held Monday to introduce the Thomas Bloom Raskin Act, which will expand access to mental health services in Maryland starting July 1. The Department of Health will establish an opt-in mental health services phone call program through the 2-1-1 system. Officials will periodically check in on those who register to see if they need services. Maryland Congressman Jamie Raskin, the father of Thomas, joined Governor Larry Hogan at the event…