Local Advisory Councils

Mission Statement

Local Mental Health Advisory Councils (LACs) offer individuals, parents and mental health service providers the opportunity to make a real difference in how mental health care is provided in their community, and it offers counties and state policy makers the wisdom of those who experience mental health concerns first-hand.


Membership includes:

Adult Mental Health Consumer

Family Member

Mental Health Professional

Community Support Services Worker

Person who received Mental Health services as a child

Parent of Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED) child

Family Community Support Worker