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Oregon Consumer Advisory Council (OCAC)

The Oregon Consumer Advisory Council (OCAC), established per ORS 430.073, advises the Director of the Oregon Health Authority on the provision of behavioral health services in Oregon. The OCAC may review, evaluate and provide feedback on all site reviews related to mental health services provided by the Oregon Health Authority. The Director appoints 15 to 25 consumers to the OCAC striving to balance representation according to geographic areas of the state and age. The Oregon Health Authority provides administrative support to the OCAC.

The OCAC meets in the even-numbered months on the Second Wednesday of the month from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Human Services Building (HSB), 500 Summer Street NE, Salem, Oregon 97301-1118. If you have questions, please call Shawn Clark at 503-945-9720 or e-mail her at shawn.clark@state.or.us. For details on the purpose,​ scope and process please see the Oregon Administrative Rule 309-011-0024 through 309-011-0036​.


Membership Information:
2016 OCAC Mebership List - updated

Recruitment Information:

2016 OCAC Application Form - updated

June 2015 Update: Stipends

We are pleased to announce that we now offer stipends to members who are not receiving compensation for their time at full council or subcommittee meetings. Members may fill out a Stipend Invoice and submit it to their council or subcommittee liaison after each meeting they attend. Please review the following documents:


Next Meeting

  
  
Notes
8/10/20161-4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

 
​​NEW* - Conference Line:    1-877-402-9753    Participant Code:   8794204

General Information:

2015 OCAC Plan​
OAR 309-011-0024​
ORS For SB 374- Consumer Advisory Council

 

Meeting Schedules:

OCAC Full Committee Schedule

OCAC Executive Committee Schedule

OCAC IRHS Committee Schedule

OCAC PDS Committee Schedule

OCAC TIS Committee Schedule

OCAC Committee Information:

Peer Delivered Services (PDS) Committee
Next Meeting: May 26, 2016 4:00-5:00 p.m. Human Services Building Room 371
NEW* - Conference Line:    1-877-402-9753    Participant Code:   8794204
Meeting Materials: TBD


Trauma Informed Services (TIS) Committee
Next Meeting: May 24, 2016 11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. Human Services Building Room 371
NEW* - Conference Line:    1-877-402-9753    Participant Code:   8794204
Meeting Materials: TBD


Improve Residential and Housing Services (IRHS) Committee
Next Meeting: May 25, 2016 12:00-1:00 p.m. Human Services Building Room 371

NEW* - Conference Line:    1-877-402-9753    Participant Code:   8794204

Meeting Materials: TBD

 

OCAC Development Committee: Membership Selection (Call)
Next Meeting: May 4, 2016 12:00-1:00 p.m. by phone
NEW* - Conference Line:    1-877-402-9753    Participant Code:   8794204
Meeting Materials:
 
 

OCAC Full Council Meeting Information:

  
  
Notes
12/14/20161-4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

10/12/20161-4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

8/10/20161-4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

6/20/20169 a.m - 4 p.m.

​Special Annual OCAC Planning Meeting
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 137 A&B

4/13/20161 -4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

2/10/20161 -4 p.m.

​Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

12/9/20151-4 pm

Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166

10/28/20151-4 pm
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166​
10/27/201512:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
OCAC Development Committee,
Membership Selection Meeting (call)
 

Conference Line: 1-888-636-3807; Participant Code:   1915365

Committee will review all completed applications, along with any letters of recommendation received, utilizing the scoring document.

8/12/20151-4 pm
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166​
6/6/20151-4 pm
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166​
4/8/20151-4 pm
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166​
2/11/20151-4 pm
Oregon Human Services Building (HSB)
500 Summer Street, Salem, OR​​
Room 166
 

Program Contact:
Shawn Clark