The new health care reform law — The Affordable Care Act — was passed by Congress and signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010; the comprehensive health care reform has a number of changes that will affect you, your family, and your friends.
Implementation of health reform will make health care more affordable, make health insurers more accountable, expand health coverage to all Americans, and make the health system sustainable, stabilizing family budgets, the Federal budget, and the economy.
These tip sheets explain how changes will affect you, your family, and friends.
PEER SUPPORT SERVICES
PEER SUPPORT GROUPS
The Community Rehabilitation and Treatment Program provides an array of weekly groups including Peer Support Group, NAMI Connections Group, and Depression and Bipolar Support Group.
A Peer Support Warm Line is available Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday night each week from 6 PM until 10PM. They offer supportive listening.
CRISIS PEER SUPPORT SERVICES
Peers are people who have been there. They provide support in connection with the UCS Emergency Services.