Advocate

Join the NAMI CC&I ADVOCACY NETWORK focusing on the needs of adults with serious mental illnesses (SMI) and their families.  The NETWORK will:

-identify priority topics to form the foundation of the advocacy program

-monitor legislation, regulations and policy developments; and

-develop a strategy for effective communication with NAMI CC&I members, stakeholders, policymakers and the public

Send an email to:  advocacy@namicapecod.org to join

 

Legislative Contact Information

Please contact your Representatives and Congress regarding your concerns and issues on mental health care on Cape Cod and The Islands. Feel free to let them know your feelings on pending legislation as well.  All it takes is one voice to start a chain reaction! Thank you for your support!

House of Representatives

BARNSTABLE, NANTUCKET AND DUKES COUNTIES

1st Barnstable (Brewster, Dennis, Yarmouth - Pcts. 1, 2, 4, 7)
Representative Timothy Whelan                                                                            
617-722-2425              
Room 437           
Timothy.Whelan@mahouse.gov           

2nd Barnstable (Barnstable - Pct. 1-4, 6, 8, 9, 13 {Hyannis, Hyannisport, Cummaquid, Centerville}, Yarmouth - Pcts. 3, 5, 6 {West Yarmouth, parts of South Yarmouth})
Representative William Crocker    
617-722-2425                    
William.Crocker@ma.house.gov                                                   


3rd Barnstable (Barnstable - Pcts. 5, 7 {Osterville, Cotuit}, Bourne - Pcts. 5, 6, Falmouth - Pcts. 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, Mashpee - Pcts. 2, 4, 5)
Representative David T. Vieira 
617-722-2230                    
Room 167           
David.Vieira@mahouse.gov                                                             

4th Barnstable (Chatham, Eastham, Harwich, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro, Wellfleet)
Representative Sarah Peake
617-722-2090                    
Room 540           
Sarah.Peake@mahouse.gov

5th Barnstable (Barnstable - Pcts. 10, 11, 12 {Marstons Mills, West Barnstable}, Bourne - Pct. 4, Mashpee - Pcts. 1, 3, Sandwich)
Representative Randy Hunt
617-722-2396                    
Room 136           
Randy.Hunt@mahouse.gov

Barnstable, Dukes & Nantucket (Nantucket, Martha’s Vineyard, Falmouth - Pcts. 1, 2, 5, 6)
Representative Dylan A. Fernandes
617-722-2430
Dylan.Fernandes@mahouse.gov           
 

2nd Plymouth (Bourne – Precincts 1,2,3, Carver, Wareham)

Representative Susan Williams Gifford
617-722-2976                    
Room 542           
Susan.Gifford@mahouse.gov

Senate

Cape and Islands District
(Barnstable - Pcts. 1-9, 13, Brewster, Chatham, Dennis, Eastham, Harwich, Mashpee, Orleans, Provincetown, Truro, Wellfleet, Yarmouth, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket)
Senator Julian Cyr                                                                                 
617-722-1570                    
 julian.cyr@masenate.gov     


Plymouth and Barnstable District
(Barnstable County (Barnstable - Pcts. 10, 11, 12, Bourne, Falmouth, Sandwich)
Senator Viriato M. DeMacedo                                                                                  
617-722-1330                    
Room 70             
Vinny.DeMacedo@masenate.gov


Governor

Governor Charlie Baker
617-725-4005/1-888-870-7770 (In-state ONLY)        

 

United States Senate   

Senator Edward Markey 

 202-224-2742  http://www.markey.Senate.gov/contact

Senator Elizabeth Warren

202-228-2072  https://www,warren.senate.gov/?p=home    

Representative, 9th Congressional District

William R. Keating

202-225-3111   http://keating.house.gov/
 

Letters to the Governor, Senators and Representatives can be sent to:
State House
Boston, MA 02133