Public Meeting Notice

Public Meeting Notice  Transcom (Transformation Committee)

Friday, February 28, 2020
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Posted: February 27, 2020 2:29 p.m.
  • Last Updated: February 27, 2020 3:04 p.m.
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Overview   of Transcom (Transformation Committee)


You will be able to attend in person or call in using 888-570-9080 (no passcode is needed).

Location: (Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership (MBHP) 1000 Washington St., Boston (Directions)

Note: There is construction underway, so you will enter at the back – from 333 Harrison Avenue side.  Also you will likely need to use other local parking lots.


Name: Deborah Delman

Phone: (617)872-7768


Transcom is a subcommittee of the State Mental Health Planning Council


Welcome & Introductions – name, organization & pronouns                                      10:00 - 10:15

  • Welcome to new participants: What brings you to Transcom?

Announcements & Events related to Transcom’s priorities                                    10:15 - 10:20

Transcom Updates                                                                                                       10:20 - 10:35 

  • “Coalition Building Chart” handout, 10 min
  • MRC meeting update
  • Implicit Bias discussion and exercise postponed to March
  • Other updates

Summit III Planning                                                                                                     10:35 – 11:30 

  • Proposed July 2020 date – the last week of the month?
  • Review and discuss draft survey to previous Summit participants;
  • Next step: an equity review may be available prior to disseminating
  • Summit site characteristics:
  • Free parking, feeds up to 100, has an outdoor space, architectural access, anything else?
  • Workplan Review is needed                                                                          

Transcom participant presentations: See Fidelity Tool Summary attached            11:30 – 11:45           

  • James Eby, Eastern Mass Peer Network

Minutes Review                                                                                                          11:45 – 11:50

March Agenda setting                                                                                               11:50 – 12:00

  • Implicit bias exercise

Please help if you can to straighten up the room and leave promptly after the meeting

for the next group entering after us – Thank you  !

Transcom’s Priority Goals                                                                                                             

a.       Support, safeguard, and expand peer specialists, peer workers, and peer-run programs;

b.       Promote information, education and training on innovative recovery practices;

c.       Advocate for funding for peer workers and innovative recovery-oriented services.

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