According to the National Institute of Mental Health approximately 1 in 5 youth aged 13-18 (21Lisa Heddens headshot .4%) experiences a severe mental disorder at some point in their life. Join us as Lisa Heddens, Representative for Iowa House District 46, addresses the state of children’s mental health services in Iowa. This presentation will include a legislative update, advocacy recommendations and allow time for questions.

When: Tuesday, June 21 at 7:00 PM

Where: Ames Public Library, PEO Room

This is a free, public event. All are welcome to attend.

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