Developmental Disabilities and Behavioral Health Legislative Forums

legislative-forumWe have two upcoming legislative forums to identify legislative priorities for the coming year.

Developmental Disabilities Legislative Forum – The King County Board for Developmental Disabilities’ 27th annual Legislative Forum will take place on Monday, Nov. 21 at the DoubleTree Suites in Tukwila. This event is hosted by the King County Parent Coalition, a program of The Arc of King County. The King County Board for Developmental Disabilities will present the 2017 legislative agenda, focusing on issues important to the developmental disabilities system.

  • Monday, November 21 at 6:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree Suites, 16500 Southcenter Parkway, Seattle

Behavioral Health Legislative Forum – The Behavioral Health Legislative Forum will take place Wednesday, Dec. 7 at Town Hall Seattle. This annual event brings our community together to celebrate recovery and connect with elected officials about key issues in mental health and substance abuse. The forum will include remarks from King County Executive Dow Constantine, Jim Vollendroff, BHRD director, sharing King County’s proposed legislative priorities for 2017, The compelling stories of people in recovery from mental illness and substance abuse and much more. Register here before the event fills up!

Wednesday, December 6 at 6 p.m. at Town Hall Seattle, 1119 8th Ave, Seattle