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A public hearing is being held in Putnam County about the Local Government Plan for Mental Health Services. 


Putnam County Executive MaryEllen Odell, Commissioner Michael Piazza and the Putnam Community Services Board will review the plan and discuss its objectives.  The county will also report on any additional needs and gaps in services raised in meetings with consumers and providers in order to establish the 2019 plan. 


Community members can give informal testimony and identity what needs and gaps in services for mental health, alcohol and substance abuse services and developmental disabilities exist in Putnam County.  The public hearing is set for 6pm at the Putnam County Department of Social Services Conference Room in Building 2 of the Donald B Smith Government Campus in Carmel.