Environmental laws, regulations, policies, and programs are designed to protect the public from environmental hazards that negatively impact human health.
Answer the following questions related to mental health and well-being:
- What is the issue, and why is it a problem? Provide statistics, research by local governmental and/or non-governmental agencies, information from news outlets, etc. to illustrate the problem.
- What actions, if any, is the community taking to address this issue? Are there laws, regulations, policies, or programs that might help develop solutions?