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Advocate for children and adults living with mental illnesses and their families at Mental Health Day on the Hill 2020. Join us on March 12th and make your voice heard! We are offering bus service from locations across the state. All buses arrive in St. Paul by 9:30 a.m. and depart at 2:30 p.m.
We will have an informational briefing starting at 9:30 a.m. at Christ on Capitol Hill Church, 105 University Avenue West, St. Paul. We encourage everyone to call their legislators and schedule appointments between 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. See who represents you at: http://www.gis.leg.mn/OpenLayers/districts/
This class is designed for family members of a loved one living with a mental illness.
Family members will learn about mental illnesses, the brain, treatment, and resources to help their loved one. Attendees will also build communication skills, reduce stress, find support, and discover the common Stages of Emotional Responses when supporting someone with a mental illness. The workshop will meet for 8 weeks beginning Thursday, April 2nd - May 21st. There is no cost to participate in the class however registration is required.
Peer Support Specialists have made significant progress in their won mental illness recovery and use personal experiences to model wellness, self-advocacy, responsibility, and hope for those who need it now.
Volunteer Peer Support Specialists have the opportunity to help others identify strengths, abilities and skills in order to develop and achieve recovery and wellness goals. Peer Support Specialists also help connect others to local rescources and provide education about mental health, wellness and the recovery journey.