Minnesota Council 5

The Mike Buesing Local Union Development Award is presented each year to an individual member, local union or group of members or locals who have contributed significantly to internal mobilization

This year we are honoring a member who has exhibited extraordinary service to our union and projected a bold, strong vision of what it means to be a leader, an effective communicator, and a change

The Rick Scott Political Activism Award is presented each year to an individual member, a local union, or a group of members or local unions in recognition of outstanding work in electoral, legisla

America’s behavioral health needs are changing, but our system for delivering that care has not kept up. This broken system is failing all of us — professionals, clients and communities — and we are all paying the price. So we are coming together to build a movement address this.

The purpose of our coalition is to unite and advocate for higher standards, better service, and working conditions for all those affected with mental/behavioral health issues. We have joined together to create healthier communities and better outcomes for all.

Join us at the next Behavioral Health Summit - here are the details:

When: Wednesday November 20th, starting at 9AM – 5PM

Where: AFSCME Council 5 South St. Paul Office, Hennessy Room

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