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2017 National Mental Health Observances

MONTH NATIONAL BEHAVIORAL HEALTH OBSERVANCES SUGGESTED THEMES
JANUARY  Every Tuesday in January, Starting January 10, 2017

 7:00pm to 8:15pm
KSU Monthly Support Group
http://studentsuccess.kennesaw.edu/cyaar/parents/overview.php
(470) 578-2538     recovery@kennesaw.edu
Addiction Recovery
FEBRUARY TBD  
MARCH  Tuesday, March 28, 2017   8:30am to 4:00pm

 Wednesday, March 29, 2017   1:00pm to 5:00pm
5 day Training for New and Emerging Recovery Community Organizations Hosted by Faces & Voices of Recovery
http://www.dekalbopenopportunities.org/index.html
202-737-0690 tolaughlin@facesandvoicesofrecovery.org
Addiction/MI Recovery
APRIL TBD  
MAY  Wednesday, May 3, 2017   7:30am to 9:00am
Collegiate Recovery Scholarship Breakfast
, a program of the Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery (CYAAR) at Kennesaw State University
https://community.kennesaw.edu/development—cyaar-scholarship-breakfast

470-578-2538    recovery@kennesaw.edu
Addiction/MI Recovery
JUNE  Sunday, August 20, 2017   6:00pm to 8:00pm
Dublin Men’s Center Rally
, Sandersville First Church of Nazarene
478-984-5252     erin.burton@teenchallenge.cc
Addiction/MI Recovery
JULY TBD  
AUGUST TBD  
SEPTEMBER  Saturday, September 16, 2017   11:00am to 3:00pm
Rally for Recovery
, Rally for Recovery at Stevens Creek Church, SouthPoint Campus
https://www.facebook.com/events/1230129030440345/
706-737-9879
bready@hopehouseaugusta.org
National Recovery Month
 Saturday, September 30, 2017   12:00pm to 5:00pm
HIGHLAND CLUB 2017 RECOVERY MONTH RALLY,
Hosted by the world famous Highland Club, located in East Atlanta, GA     thehighlandclubinc.org
404-207-8085     nadirahmcclarty@comcast.net     highlandclubboard@gmail.com
Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
OCTOBER  Friday, October 13, 2017   7:00pm to 9:00pm
Concert with Chris McDaniels, Dublin Men’s Center

https://www.facebook.com/Teen-Challenge-Southeast-Region-Dublin-Mens-Center-144979702211393/

478-984-5252     trista.kincaid@teenchallenge.cc
Addiction Recovery
 October 7 & 28, November 4
NAMIWalks Georgia

October 7, 2017 – Grant Park, Atlanta
October 28, 2017
– Colquitt County Courthouse Square, Moultrie
November 4, 2017 – Rome, Heritage Park
https://namiga.org/namiwalks-2017/namiwalks-georgia/
Rachel Barber at namiwalks@namiga.org
Mental Health Recovery
 October 1 – October 8, 2017
The Awesome Beacon Bike Rid
e
https://www.facebook.com/events/764268910440934/
Mental Health Recovery
NOVEMBER  Thursday, November 23, 2017   8:00am to 11:00am
RACE FOR GRACE
, Teen Challenge, Dublin, GA
478-984-5252     DAVID.KINCAID@TEENCHALLENGE.CC
Health & Wellness
 October 21 & 22, November 5
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Walks

Out of the Darkness Walk/Columbus, October 21, 2017 at 11am, Lake Bottom & Weracoba Park
Out of the Darkness Walk/Augusta, October 22, 2017 4pm, Augusta Canal Trail
Out of the Darkness Walk/Atlanta, November 5, 2017 at 2 pm, Piedmont Park,
https://afsp.donordrive.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=donorDrive.event&eventID=4479
770-843-3836     cowens@afsp.org
Suicide Prevention Awareness
DECEMBER TBD