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 in-person meetings  beginning in February from 1-3 pm unless there is a special event. The meeting is 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 conference call meetings from 3-4 pm at phone number (1-712-770-5505; PC979606#) .  

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. 

Everyone is welcome at any of our meetings!  

Calendar (Note the time and location changes for 2020)

Date and Time Location and Meeting Description
February 18, 1-3 pm

Networking and Sharing Meeting (all are welcome)

Tuesday, February 18th, 1-3 pm

Conference room 106 at NAMI DuPage Community Center, DuPage County Health Department

115 N County Farm Rd, Wheaton, IL 60187

phone access: 1- 712-770-5505, PC 979606#

Discussion Topic: Mental Health Awareness through resources such as : NAMI, Mental Health Ministries in faith communities, Pathways to Promise programs, and others.. (everyone contributes)

March

Each regional cluster is encouraged to consider hosting a topic of their choice, or provide or attend a local Cluster. Clusters are encouraged to focus on one of the 4 foci of IMHC: Mental Health First Aid, Question Persuade and Refer: Suicide Awareness and Prevention; Companionship, or Risking Connections (trauma informed).

April 21, 3-4 pm

IMHC Conference phone call: (1-712-770-5505; PC 979606#)

Reflection: Jolene LeRoy.

Spotlight Topic: Recovery and Mental Health resources, Nanette Larson, Illinois Department of

 Mental Health  (May is Mental Health Awareness month). 

 

Spread the word! Print the 2019 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.