Many thanks to the hundreds of Iowans who provided comments and suggestions during the development of the DHS Olmstead Plan for Mental Health and Disability Services.
DHS extends a special thanks to the Olmstead Consumer Task Force, the Mental Health and Disability Services Commission and the Mental Health Planning Council for their careful review of the Plan, and their comments and recommendations.
For a record of stakeholder input sessions since 2009, please read Stakeholder Participation Opportunities.
Before the State Plan Framework was finalized, four public forums were held across the State in the fall of 2010. To review the record of the forums and the response by MHDS to the stakeholders input provided, click on the links below.
- Mt Pleasant Olmstead Forum Summary_(10-14-10)
- Clear Lake Olmstead Forum Summary_(10-28-10)
- Ames Olmstead Forum Summary_(11-4-10)
- Iowa City Olmstead Forum Summary_(11-23-10)