Share with Youth: Advice to Young Adults from Young Adults: Helpful Hints for Policy Change in the Mental Health System

Agencies & Departments : 
Department of Health and Human Services, Administration for Community Living, National Institute of Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research; Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services

This resource (PDF, 8 pages) can guide youth- and young adult-led organizations that want to make policy changes in the mental health system. Developed by the Research and Training Center for Pathways to Positive Futures and Portland State University, it contains recommendations and quotes from a series of interviews with young adult leaders from advocacy groups that focus on mental health challenges or living in foster care. Learn more (PDF, 8 pages).