Announcing Alternatives Conference Scholarships for Texans

Posted Fri, August 23, 2013 by Anna J.

We are excited to announce that the Hogg Foundation for Mental Health and the Department of State Health Services are generously underwriting a limited number of scholarships for Texas residents with lived mental health experience to attend the national Alternatives Conference in Austin, TX on December 4th through 7th, 2013. The scholarships may be used for any combination of registration, hotel accommodations, meals, or transportation costs.

The application, approval, and payment process for the scholarships will be handled by Via Hope. The application is posted in our Events list, at  

Alternatives is the largest and longest-running national conference organized by and for those in the mental health consumer/survivor/peer recovery movement. Hosting it in Austin is a great opportunity for Texas and we plan to make the most of it!

If you have immediate questions, please contact us at or 1-877-482-8550.