During this pandemic, many organizations, groups, and people in general have found creative ways to bring community together via online events. We hope you see something you'd like to attend and support!
LPS Conservatorship Mentoring Meeting (Zoom)
Sat, Oct 24th @ 1pm - 4pm PDT
Please join us to learn about the California involuntary mental health treatment (LPS Conservatorship) process. The program is designed to walk you through the LPS Conservatorship process beginning with placing your loved one in the hospital, acquiring financial resources, building a case for treatment, the legal court process, and recovery expectations. The program will also provide basic information for the involuntary treatment program via the Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) and Full Service Partnership.
Class For Families With Someone Under The LPS Conservatorship (Zoom)
Sun, Oct 25th @ 1pm - 4pm PDT
This class is specifically designed to provide guidance and info for families who have a loved one under the LPS Conservatorship or the treating doctor has initiated the LPS Conservatorship. The class will cover the laws pertaining to LPS Conservatorship, renewal of the conservatorship, rights of the conservator and the conservatee, powers granted to the conservator, what to do should your loved one begins to de-compensate while under the conservatorship, and many other solutions in achieving mental health recovery.
Mental Health Matters Day!
2020 Vision: Hope, Change, Action
Tues, Nov 10th @ 10am - 1pm PST
Mental Health Matters Day will be held virtually this year. If you're looking to learn and be inspired by people sharing their firsthand experiences of overcoming mental health challenges, this is the event for you! Speaking up about mental health is an essential part of battling stigma, and our voices are amplified when we speak up together. This is a FREE event and open to all. Registration is required. To learn more, visit https://www.mentalhealthmattersday.org.
Doors to Wellbeing Peer Specialist Monthly Webinar Series: "Transition from In-Person to Remote Services During COVID-19"
Tues, Nov 24th @ 11am - 12pm PST
Presenters will share lessons learned from transitioning from in-person programming to providing remote peer support services and the decision-making process around moving to remote services & the successes and challenges involved. The webinar will include time for questions, discussion, and shared problem-solving around providing peer support remotely.
Let's Be Whole's "Healthy Mobile Food Pantry Weekly Schedule"
FREE healthy food available every week on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays until supplies last! Walk-up or drive-up is available and wearing a mask is required. If you have a question, contact Nina Womack at firstname.lastname@example.org or (877) 594-1292.
Project Return: Peer Professional Training & Placement Program
The "Peer Professional Training & Placement Program" prepares people who are or have been consumers of mental health services for roles in the public mental health system as employees or volunteers to support the recovery of others. Project Return is accepting applications on a continual basis! To learn more about the program and to complete an application, click here.