OPA: Schedule of Open Public Forums for Children's Behavioral Health Plan

Schedule of Open Public Forums for Children's Behavioral Health Plan

The State of Connecticut is seeking input on how to improve children's behavioral health through a series of six open public forums. The forums are designed as listening sessions to inform the development of a statewide behavioral health plan. The first public forum was held in March and the remaining five forums are scheduled in May and June. Registration is required. Child care will be available.

Schedule of Open Public Forums

Children's Behavioral Health Issues in Connecticut


All open public forums are scheduled for

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

(doors open at 5:30 pm)

Thursday, May 8 - Waterbury, CT

Rotella Interdistrict Magnet School, 380 Pierpont Road


Tuesday, May 20 - New London, CT

Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Avenue


Wednesday, May 28 - New Britain, CT

New Britain High School, 110 Mill Street


Thursday, May 29 - West Haven, CT (new location)

University of New Haven, Dodd's Hall, Bucknall Theater


Tuesday, June 3 - Stamford, CT

Academy of Information Technology & Engineering,

411 High Ridge Road


Spots are limited and attendees must register at



The website (www.plan4children.org) provides information about the development of the children's behavioral health plan as called for by Public Act 13-178. It includes opportunities for parents, community members, mental health experts and other interested people to provide feedback, including an online comment form and other input opportunities.

Child Health and Development Institute
270 Farmington Ave.
Suite 367
Farmington, CT 06032

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