To mark the beginning of mental illness awareness week.
Monday, October 2, 2017
Corrigan Mental Health Center
Recreation Area/Anita Pyatt Park
49 Hillside Street, Fall River, MA.
Special Guest speakers
Heroes in the Fight Awards
Refreshments will be served
Art Exhibition " UnMasking the Stigma of Mental Illness "
an exhibition of personal stories about How Stigma Impacts Lives.
Rain or Shine Event
For more information Please contact Brenda 508-678-2584
Everyone is welcome
It's Time To Make a Difference
Join NAMI in shining a light on Mental Illness and replacing Stigma with Hope.
Mental Illness Awareness Week
October 1 - 7, 2017
NAMI Bristol County
Community Conversation on Mental Health & Suicide Prevention
Thursday, September 14th from 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Department of Mental Health
888 Purchase street - Rear Entrance
New Bedford, MA.
Come join us for some conversation, resources, speakers, and videos regarding Mental Health & Suicide Prevention.
Food Tucks ( Izzy's, Two Sisters, Richie's & Dawg in the Road),
Free cell phones from Assurance ( with proof of I.D.and Mass Health Card )
and Children's Activities will be available.
Donations of non-perishable food items are welcome to benefit the Veteran's Transition House. All donors will receive a free raffle ticket for a chance to win a prize.
( Must be present to win )
Sponsors for this event are :
Department of Mental Health NAMI of Bristol County, FHR. PACT, PIN
Suicide Prevention of New Bedford, Recovery Learning Community, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and Veteran's Transition House.
September is " Suicide Prevention Awareness Month"