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Regional Events Calendar

Regional events
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Visit Central East ATTC’s website for upcoming trainings, webinars and events.

REGION 3 EVENTS:

NAMIWalksOctober 2, 2016: Homestead, PA NAMIWalks Southwestern Pennsylvania, National Alliance on Mental Health. These walks support organizations that host education programs, facilitate support groups, provide mental health trainings, advocate for access to services, and offer a compassionate place to turn for the millions of Americans living with mental illness.

Twitter profile_Destination Dignity MarchOctober 10, 2016: Washington, DCMarch for Dignity and Change for Mental Health ~ Destination Dignity, Dignity Mental Health Coalition. This national march is a collaborative project for change and public engagement around mental health in America. The focus is to bring people from around the world and nation together, with people affected by mental health conditions in the lead, to create energy and solidarity for a more supportive nation. #MHDignityMarch.

October 15, 2016: Glen Allen, VANAMIWalks Virginia, National Alliance oNAMIWalksn Mental Health. These walks support organizations that host education programs, facilitate support groups, provide mental health trainings, advocate for access to services, and offer a compassionate place to turn for the millions of Americans living with mental illness.

NDC walk to end HIVovember 12, 2016: Washington, DCWalk & 5K to End HIV: A 30 Year Journey, Whitman-Walker Health. This walk is meant to raise awareness about the HIV epidemic and raise money to provide health care to those infected with or affected by HIV/AIDS.


REGION RECOVERY MONTH EVENTS:

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September 12, 19, 26 2016: Marion, VA – Ohana Recovery Workshops, Ohana Center for Recovery. This is a series of educational workshops each Monday evening in September. Topics include substance use, addiction, underage drinking, talking to your teenager and most importantly recovery.


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American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. These events raise awareness and funds for suicide prevention to invest in new research, create educational programs, advocate for public policy, and support survivors of suicide loss.

DELAWARE:

October 1, 2016: Bear, DENew Castle County Walk.

October 8, 2016: Milford, DEMilford Walk.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA:

October 22, 2016: Washington, DC10th Annual Washington DC Walk.

MARYLAND:

October 1, 2016: Columbia, MDHoward County Walk.

October 1, 2016: Elkton, MDCecil County Walk.

October 8, 2016: Frederick, MDFrederick Walk.

October 15, 2016: Bel Air, MDHarford County Walk.

October 22, 2016: Washington, D.C.10th Annual Washington DC Walk.

November 5, 2016: Baltimore, MDBaltimore Walk.

PENNSYLVANIA:

October 2, 2016: Philadelphia, PAPhiladelphia Walk.

October 2, 2016: Allentown PAGreater Lehigh Valley Walk.

October 2, 2016: Huntingdon, PAHuntingdon County Walk.

October 22, 2016: Williamsport, PAGreater Lycoming Walk.


2017 EVENTS

April 27, 2017: Westminster, MDDrug and Violence Awareness Expo, Carroll County Chamber of Commerce. Speakers will discuss violence, rape, gangs, and substance use disorders.

June 10, 2017: Westminster, MDRunning for Recovery. This event features a 5 mile run and a 1 mile kids Fun Run. All proceeds will go to Rising Above Addiction, which provides awareness, support, and financial assistance in an effort to save youth and young adults from addiction and substance misuse.