City of Eugene
Information about MindFreedom Lane County activities and news specific to the City of Eugene.
- City of Eugene Resolution for Choice in Mental Health
- After years of work, the City of Eugene City Council considered a resolution affirming the city’s commitment to choice in mental health care, especially to more non-drug choices. You may download a PDF here of the resolution, as well as a background memo.
- Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy
- Information, photographs and poster about how mental health consumers and psychiatric survivors met with City of Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy.
- City of Eugene Police and Mental Health
- The City of Eugene, like many cities, is re-examining the role of police in responding to individuals who are considered to be in a mental health crisis. Depending on whether or not principles of empowerment and self-determination and humane alternatives are included, such re-examinations could be beneficial or harmful.