- Who in the community cares for and provides services for Veterans and their families?
- What gaps or “disconnects” in mental health services for Veterans and their families who seek services across the entire community continuum of care have been identified?
- What information about mental and behavioral health resources in VA and in the community is available?
Friday, August 02, 2013
Invite to Mental Health Summit for Veterans Services, 8/22/2013, Dublin
DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS
Carl Vinson Medical Center
Dublin GA 31021
July 29, 2013 In Reply Refer To: 557/116
Dear Community Representative,
On behalf of Carl Vinson VA Medical Center and our Mental Health Service Line, I would like to invite you to participate in our first Mental Health Summit. The purpose of the Mental Health Summit is to enhance the mental health and well-being of Veterans and their family members through increased collaboration between the VA and the community. Our goal is to engage in active dialogue on how we as a community can address the mental healthcare needs of Veterans and their families. Topics of discussion of include:
The Mental Health Summit will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center, Dublin, GA. Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. in the auditorium located in building 2B. The Summit will begin at 9:00 a.m. A draft agenda is attached.
Please provide the name of your representative to Tyree Williams at Tyree.Williams2@va.gov by August 12, 2013. If you have any questions or suggestions, please contact Tyree Williams via e-mail or phone at 478-272-1210 extension 3175. We hope to see you there!
John S. Goldman
Medical Center Director