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
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:
Running From Anxiety
Health Law Advocates
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
The Nan Project
Walden Behavioral Care
Minding Your Mind
NAMI Central Middlesex
NAMI Newton Wellsley
I Gotcha Psyched
My Ombuds Man
We Are Not Afraid: Community Project
Charles River Community Health
Jessica Lucci, Author
Jewish Family & Children's Services
Dr. Bonnie Wims & Associates
Square Medical Group
Eliot Community Human Services
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center
Waltham High School: Sophomore Comp Project