Make Your Voice Heard! Meet Us virtually by Zoom ~ 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. “Now is the Time for Hope & Recovery” Please join us virtually by Zoom. We need your support on Mental Health Advocacy Day! Mental health organizations and advocates will be informing lawmakers “Now is the Time for Hope & Recovery”. The agenda includes activities that will be of interest to every mental health advocate and supporter including a welcome address from state leaders, a keynote presentation, listening to personal stories of lived experience, and providing testimony during the week. We are excited to announce our keynote presentation will be from…
With the change of the season upon us, a pandemic in the background, and the holidays soon to be siphoning off time and effort, I thought I would turn my attention, to some practices that carry us through and enhance our experiences.
September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, and the state’s mental health and public health officials are asking all Vermonters to take this time to learn about the supports available for themselves or people they know who may be at risk of suicide.
A 120 minute interactive workshop on how to identify engage and help youth with substance misuse & mental health concerns.
April is both STD (sexually transmitted disease) Awareness Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The Center for Health and Learning is dedicated to a comprehensive approach to health and wellbeing. It is important for all youth and young adults to receive education and guidance on the subject of sexuality and the importance of it in relation to overall health and wellbeing. In the last decade much has been learned about sexuality. There has been an increase in visibility and research about gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and the language used when referring to gender and sexual orientation. Gender identity…
The CHL believes this is no ordinary time and to make a clear statement about equitable respect and caring for all people in this American society.
I have been thinking a lot about how we will get through this.
Thanks to regional media partners, platforms and agencies across Vermont, the word about suicide prevention awareness and support is getting out.
Connecting Rural Communities is a partnership promoting linkages between care providers for improving suicide prevention protocols in rural Vermont.
The Umatter® 2018-19 YYA Program is complete with 68 youth participants who implemented Mental Health Wellness Community Action Projects in their schools.
CHL recently produced a webinar entitled “Helping Youth Succeed”, in partnership with Prevention Works, VT Afterschool, and New Directions.