Get Involved with the Coalition!

CLICK ON INITIATIVES TO GET A SUMMARY OF THE PRESENTATIONS AT THE SEPT 19, 2018 "CREATING SAFE SPACES" CONFERENCE! 

 

Please participate in our Coalition networking and planning meetings on the third Tuesdays of various months.  For 2020 we will have quarterly  meetings  beginning in February from 1-3 pm unless there is a special event. The meeting is held via Zoom until the Covid-19 restrictions are lifted. Then they will be held in the Conference room at the DuPage County Health Department Community Center, 115 N County Farm Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187 Phone: (630)752-0066. Beginning in January we will have quarterly online meetings via Zoom invitation through our email announcments. 

Also new for 2020-

On a quarterly basis beginning in March we encourage you to attend the meeting of the local geographic cluster in your area to support their work. Or work with us to form one if there isn't one!

Everyone is welcome at any of our meetings!  

Calendar (Note the time and location changes for 2020)

Date and Time Location and Meeting Description
July 21, 2020  3 :00 - 4:00 PM Central Time

IMHC Conference Zoom call login details sent via email to those on IMHC email circulation list 

Reflection: Jolene LeRoy.

Topic: Trends and the Implications of COVID-19 on Substance Use, presented by Dr. Aaron Weiner, Director of Addiction Services at Linden Oaks.

Aug 18, 2020 1:00 - 3:00 PM Central Time

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Reflection:

2-2:45 pm Discussion Topic: Suicide Awareness and Prevention in an age of COVID;

Panel presentation by a staff member of Suicide Prevention Services in Batavia, and Mike Bushman who will speak as person with lived with experience and work with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and Deborah Major from the LOSS program to discuss her work those who have lost a loved one to suicide.

 

Spread the word! Print the 2020 IMHC Calendar to stay up to date and the IMHC Brochure to take with you to networking meetings you attend! Feel free to make copies or email it to people you know who might be interested in supporting/joining the coalition.  

Keep up with coalition! See the minutes of our last meeting at 

See the latest version of our proposal for a one stop shop repository of mental health wellness resources at