Mental Health Response Advisory Committee, Colon Cancer Awareness, Primary Preview

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Colon Cancer is beatable, but patients have to start fighting early.  We will discuss the latest on risk factors, detection and treatment of colon cancer.  P;lus, a new worry: people in their 20s and 30s are contracting the disease. Also, a committee charged with recommending procedures and training for police who deal with the mentally ill in crisis wants your opinion.


Mental Health Response Advisory Committee Resources:


Online Survey:

The online survey can be accessed by visiting[external link].  It will be open through Wednesday, March 23, 2016.

Hard Copies of the Survey:

People can download and print the survey by visiting[external link]. Completed surveys must be mailed or returned by Wednesday, March 23, 2016, to:

ADAMHS Board of Cuyahoga County
c/o MHRAC Survey

2012 West 25th Street, 6th Floor

Cleveland, OH 44113

Three Community Input Sessions:

1.       Southeast Side: Wednesday, March 16, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Community Assessment & Treatment Services (CATS), 8411 Broadway Avenue, Cleveland OH 44105.

2.      Northeast / Central: Saturday, March 19th, from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM at the Tri-C Jerry Sue Thornton Center (formerly the Visiting Nurses Association), 2500 East 22nd Street, Cleveland OH 44115.

3.      West Side: Wednesday, March 23, from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at Stella Maris, 1320 Washington Avenue, Cleveland OH 44113



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Bill Denihan, Chair, Mental Health Response and Advisory Committee

Dr. Jean Ashburn, MD, Cleveland Clinic  

Marie Burger, Patient

Karen Kasler, Ohio Statehouse News Bureau Chief


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