Building Up The Waltham Community by Breaking Down Stigma


SAVE THE DATE FOR WALTHAM'S 1ST ANNUAL MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS EVENT:

MAY 25, 2019 12-4 PM

RAIN DATE: May 26, 2019

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In celebration of Mental Health Awareness Month, Ivy Watts, Founder of Beautifully Simply You, and Waltham Partnership for Youth are excited to announce the first annual Mental Health Awareness Event on May 25, 2019 from 12-4 PM (Rain Date May 26, 2019 12-4 PM).

Join us for a day full of food, music and interactive and fun mental wellness games/activities! You will be able to learn about all of the amazing organizations and mental health resources in Waltham and throughout Massachusetts. There will also be wellness workshops to learn more about mental health and have a chance to ask questions to clinicians and mental health professionals!

Need Help right now?

In the event of a mental health emergency you can go to your local Hospital's Emergency Department or call 911.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline : Call 1-800-273-8255 suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Samaritans Hotline: (877) 870-4673 samaritanshope.org/

Crisis Text Line – Text NAMI to 741-741

Connect with a trained crisis counselor to receive free, 24/7 crisis support via text message.


MBTA Directions to the Commons:

Use the below links to enter your starting point for directions to the following below addresses:

MBTA Directions to Waltham Commons: 610 Main Street, Waltham MA 02452

MBTA Directions to Waltham Government Center: 119 School Street, Waltham MA 02452


Participating Organizations:

Running From Anxiety

Health Law Advocates

McLean

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

The Nan Project

Walden Behavioral Care

Edinburg

Minding Your Mind

Children's

Edward Jones

NAMI Central Middlesex

NAMI Newton Wellsley

Newport Academy

Amazing Campaign

I Gotcha Psyched

Eliot YAVP

My Ombuds Man

We Are Not Afraid: Community Project

Wayside

Charles River Community Health

Jessica Lucci, Author

Jewish Family & Children's Services

Dr. Bonnie Wims & Associates

Square Medical Group

Eliot Community Human Services

Casa Esperanza

Boston Area Rape Crisis Center

Aubuchon Ventures

WorryWoos

Amare Global

Waltham High School: Sophomore Comp Project

DMH

Blueprint Projects

A special thank you to our sponsors!