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MAY IS MENTAL HEALTH MONTH

Access myStrength

Information on May is Mental Health

MAY IS MENTAL HEALTH MONTH

Access myStrength

Information on May is Mental Health

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Invitation to Community Mental Health Association (CMHA) Persons Served Advisory Group:

CMHA and the Chair of the Advisory Group, Malkia Newman, are inviting any persons served, currently or in the past, by Michigan’s public mental health system, as well as family members, to the next meeting of the Persons Served Advisory Group of the Community Mental Health Association of Michigan. For more information including time, date, and location of that meeting and the background of this Advisory Group click here.

We Cover Northwest Lower Michigan

Antrim County
203 E. Cayuga
Bellaire, MI 49615
231-533-8619

Charlevoix County
6250 M-66 North
Charlevoix, MI 49720
231-547-5885
231- 547- 5885

Cheboygan County
825 S. Huron, Suite 4
Cheboygan, MI 49721
231-627-5627

Kalkaska County
515 S Birch Street
Kalkaska, MI 49646
231-258-5133

Emmet County
1420 Plaza Drive
Petoskey, MI 49770
231-347-6701
231-347-6701

Otsego County
800 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735
989-732-6292

Community News and Information

NCCMH Advocates Attend Walk-a-Mile in My Shoes Rally

Members of Petoskey Clubhouse and New Horizons Clubhouse represented the six counties served by North Country Community Mental Health (NCCMH) at the 18th annual Walk-a-Mile in My Shoes Rally in Lansing on September 15 to remind legislators to prioritize people first in the ongoing discussions to privatize parts of our…

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Our Kalkaska Office is Moving!

NCCMH Kalkaska will serve clients remotely starting August 22nd, until we have settled into our new office on Monday, August 29th. The new office will be located at 515 S. Birch St.

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NCCMH Distributes Kits to First Responders to Help Kids with Autism

NCCMH’s Christine Dillon delivered Carter Kits and trained 8 Chiefs in Antrim County on their use. The bags are full of items proven to help children with Autism cope during a traumatic situation, such as noise-canceling headphones, fidget toys, sunglasses, and weighted blankets. All of the Chiefs were engaged in the training,…

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The next board meeting will be held on November 17 in Bellaire.

The next board meeting we be held on Thursday, November 17th, 2022 in the Commissioner’s Room at 203 E. Cayuga Street, Bellaire.  This meeting is open to the public and can be attended in person. The meeting can also be attended by Zoom. Join Zoom Meeting: https://norcocmh.zoom.us/j/89230491788?pwd=L0R2UzIzcGtqam0rMDBtRWRPZHJaUT09 This meeting is open…

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Mental Health Awareness

LIFE IS UNCERTAIN

Each person’s response to uncertainty and disruption to their life is different and needs a personal response. Explore these Tools2Thrive and see what works for you. The entire #Tools2Thrive Toolkit can be viewed and downloaded from: www.mhanational.org/may

Your Tools2Thrive

MHA Creating Healthy Routines
MHA Eliminating Toxic Influences
MHA Finding the Positive After Loss
MHA Owning Your Feelings
MHA Supporting Others

View a virtual PhotoVoice exhibit

Stroll through a PhotoVoice exhibit to view poignant photographs and interpretive captions created from personal experiences. PhotoVoice is a series of group conversations about life experiences and ways of coping with mental health issues to bring greater awareness to the community.
PhotoVoice

Shining a light on children’s mental health

Youth with mental health challenges and their families shared messages of hope, advocacy, and experience through creative medium such as painting, dancing, cooking, writing, and photography to honor Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week, May 3 – 8, 2020.  

Through #Creative Conversations, The Association for Children’s Mental Health sponsored a virtual event to shine a light on children’s mental health.   You can view their messages at https://youtu.be/tTLJULR_0T8

Announcements

North Country Community Mental Health received its fourth three-year accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) in November 2016. Accredited programs include: Assertive Community Treatment, Case Management/Supports Coordination, Community Integration, Crisis Intervention, Crisis Stabilization, and Outpatient Treatment. The CARF survey team found numerous areas of strength within the organization, as well as recommendations for continuous quality improvement.
Click here to read the full report
We Cover Northwest Lower Michigan

Antrim County
203 E. Cayuga
Bellaire, MI 49615

Charlevoix County
6250 M-66 North
Charlevoix, MI 49720

Cheboygan County
825 S. Huron, Suite 4
Cheboygan, MI 49721

Kalkaska County
515 S. Birch Street
Kalkaska, MI 49646

Emmet County
1420 Plaza Drive
Petoskey, MI 49770

Otsego County
800 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

We Cover Northwest Lower Michigan

Antrim County
203 E. Cayuga
Bellaire, MI 49615

Charlevoix County
6250 M-66 North
Charlevoix, MI 49720

Cheboygan County
825 S. Huron, Suite 4
Cheboygan, MI 49721

Kalkaska County
625 Courthhouse Drive
Kalkaska, MI 49646

Emmet County
1420 Plaza Drive
Petoskey, MI 49770

Otsego County
800 Livingston Blvd.
Gaylord, MI 49735

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