Starting a DBSA State Organization
DBSA state organizations:
The first step in starting a state organization is to connect with the other DBSA chapters in your state to evaluate the interest. If there is interest in starting a state organization (not every chapter has to be involved, but the more that are, the stronger the organization will be), DBSA will work with you to set a time for the chapters in the state (and other interested individuals) to come together for a meeting to explore the possibility of starting the organization and to network. At this meeting, participants can talk more about what it means to be a DBSA state organization, decide if they want to do it, and begin developing plans for what the organization will do.
Each DBSA state organization offers different things, but many:
If you or your chapter has an interest in starting a state-wide effort with other chapters please contact us: