Events

Oct
1
Thu
Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY | October Schedule of Events
Oct 1 – Oct 28 all-day

Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY | October Schedule of Events

Veterans One-stop Center October Schedule 2020

Oct
15
Thu
Virtual Irish Classical Theatre -Deaf Access Services, an affiliate of People Inc
Oct 15 – Nov 1 all-day

Irish Classical Theatre

Deaf Access Services, an affiliate of People Inc

October 15 to November 1, 2020

See online for ticket options

Location: https://irishclassical.com/

Contact: David Wantuck: dwantuck@wnydas.org with any questions

Theatre production will be virtual with an ASL interpreter and Closed Captioning option.

 

Oct
20
Tue
ZOOM: Depression, Anxiety, OCD, and Bipolar Support Group
Oct 20 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This group is open to adults with mental health diagnoses
Please contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org to RSVP
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

Autumn Resilience: A Teen Workshop
Oct 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

The Youth Peer Advocates at MHA will be offering a 6-week workshop via Zoom for young adults ages 13-18. Each week will address a different topic related to mental health and skills/resources to manage it. Youth can attend as many or as few groups as they wish. Those who participate in at least 3 of the 6 weeks will be entered into a raffle to receive a $25 gift card of their choice.

The session will start Tuesday, September 15th and run through Tuesday, October 20th from 4:00-5:30 PM.
Email peersupport@mhawny.org, call (716) 886-1242 X 345, or call/text: (716) 245-5339

9/15: Adapting to change
9/22: Improving body image
9/29: Conflict resolution
10/6: Establishing healthy habits
10/13: Social media balance/boundaries
10/20: Seasonal affective disorder and COVID-19

This event has a video call.
Join: https://meet.google.com/hys-gyan-dfj
(US) +1 650-933-4164 PIN: 517769084#
View more phone numbers: https://tel.meet/hys-gyan-dfj?pin=2714847599888&hs=7

Oct
21
Wed
Virtual Adult Mental Health First Aid Training – Community Health Center of Buffalo
Oct 21 @ 12:00 pm – 12:00 pm

Community Health Center of Buffalo

Virtual Adult Mental Health First Aid Training

October 7 & October 21

Contact Sunday Lamwaka at slamwaka@chcb.net to register

 

Teen Peer Online Video Chat ages 13-18
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Wednesdays from 4:00-5:30 PM via Zoom Meeting
4:00pm – 5:30pm. Please note time change

The peer-led support group offers a safe place for youth to connect, receive support as well as celebrate accomplishments and practice self-care skills in this new era of social distancing.

For more information or to sign-up:
RSVP to peersupport@mhawny.org
Call 716-886-1242 x345
Text 716-245-5339
Please specify which youth group and date you wish to attend. 
Once registered, you will receive a confirmation with login information

ZOOM: Survivors of Sexual Assault Support Group
Oct 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Survivors of sexual assault and rape may feel alone and isolated. You are not alone. This group brings survivors together to discuss their experiences and offer each other support. 18+ only, please

First and third Wednesday
5:30-6:30PM 
RSVP to SASpeergroup@gmail.com
or Bridget at 716-1242×347
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

This event has a video call.
Join: https://meet.google.com/kej-wuck-epy
(US) +1 347-486-6885 PIN: 716345732#
View more phone numbers: https://tel.meet/kej-wuck-epy?pin=8928687485786&hs=7

Zoom Fam Support Gp Online @ Online
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All NAMI Buffalo & Erie County in-person meetings canceled due to COVID until further notice. 

You can pre-register for an online Family Support Group by emailing online@namibuffalony.org with 1) your preferred time, 2) name and a 3) phone number for us to call and arrange to get you registered. 

Please stay safe and well. 

Facilitated, confidential support for family members and caregivers concerned about and/or caring for a person with mental illness. 

There is no fee for this service, though participants are encouraged to join NAMI Buffalo & Erie County or make a donation, if able. No one is denied membership due to financial hardship. Membership includes local, state, and national NAMI.

This group is not appropriate for a person who has a diagnosis unless they are a caregiver of a loved one who has mental illness. Referrals to other services available. For any questions, call the office at 716-226-6264.

Oct
22
Thu
Buffalo Center for Health Equity Mental & Emotional Wellbeing During COVID-19 Series
Oct 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Buffalo Center for Health Equity Mental & Emotional Wellbeing During COVID-19 Series

Oct 1 – Stress, Depression & Anxiety
Oct 8 – Youth & Young Adults
Oct 15 – Education
Oct 22 – Veterans & Older Adults
Oct 29 – Grief & Loss

Register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJApcuGgpjsvG9wwkd-Ote3j-5TsxxGU_p1g

 

Oct
23
Fri
NAMI NYS Education Conference
Oct 23 – Oct 24 all-day

For details and to register for the NAMI NYS 2020 "Building Momentum: Coming Together to Create Our Future", visit:
https://www.naminys.org/nys/events-featured/2020-nami-nys-education-conference/
We hope to see you – virtually – there!