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NEWS: Wellness Matters April 2012 Issue

Welcome to Wellness Matters April 2012 edition, the E-Journal of the San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services. In this month’s issue of Wellness Matters, topics include Mental Health programs for those convicted of crime and  job opportunities to reintegrate the incarcerated. Look to Wellness Matters for upcoming events and behavioral news stories.

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PARTNER EVENTS: Honoring our Wellness Day May 12, 2012

The Pacific Islander Initiative and the African American Community Health Advisory Committee will be hosting a Wellness Day on May 12, 2012 from 8:30am to 2pm at the Mills-Peninsula Health Services located on 100 S. San Mateo Dr. San Mateo 94401. In celebration of Pacific Islander Month and supported by local agencies; there will be free screenings and health professionals answering questions regarding mental and physical health. There will also be a free Mammogram screening between 9am and 1pm, but space is limited so please register for the Mammogram screening by 4/27/12. For more information contact Malissa Netane at 650-513-0330 x 310 or Sisilia Fifita at 650-363-7818.

 

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NEWS: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Peer to Peer Spring Classes March 7, 2012 to May 9, 2012

Have you ever dealt with mental illness? Or thought the only way you could talk about your mental illness, was with someone who has experienced it? NAMI San Mateo County will be hosting peer to peer classes March 7th, 2012 to May 9th, 2012, 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. for 10 consecutive weeks at The Source (Heart and Soul) 500 E. 2nd Ave., San Mateo (at Claremont and 2nd Avenue). Learn from peers with mental illness about recovery and wellness. Contact NAMI San Mateo County at 650-638-0800 or namismc@sbcglobal.net

 

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