Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Check the schedule below and register for a FREE class near you!

Apr
30
Tue
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training @ Hennepin Community Center
Apr 30 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

This training is open to the community!

$20 is for the cost of the manual; other costs generously sponsored by the Patrick P. Lee Foundation.

Youth Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.

Presented by Compeer of Greater Buffalo.

Must register to attend: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/youth-mental-health-first-aid-community-tickets-58385286965?aff=ebapi

New Volunteer Orientation @ Hennepin Community Center
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This session is intended for volunteer applicants in the final stages of the screening process. This three hour session will provide basic information about the purpose of Compeer, eligibility for the program, an overview of the clients we serve, preparing for your match experience, and expectations of Compeer volunteers. Invitation only. If interested in being considered for this course contact Lisa at lisa@compeerbuffalo.org, (716) 883-3331 X312, or complete a volunteer application to begin the screening process.

May
4
Sat
New Volunteer Orientation @ Hennepin Community Center
May 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

This session is intended for volunteer applicants in the final stages of the screening process. This three hour session will provide basic information about the purpose of Compeer, eligibility for the program, an overview of the clients we serve, preparing for your match experience, and expectations of Compeer volunteers. Invitation only. If interested in being considered for this course contact Lisa at lisa@compeerbuffalo.org, (716) 883-3331 X312, or complete a volunteer application to begin the screening process.

May
15
Wed
New Volunteer Orientation @ Hennepin Community Center
May 15 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

This session is intended for volunteer applicants in the final stages of the screening process. This three hour session will provide basic information about the purpose of Compeer, eligibility for the program, an overview of the clients we serve, preparing for your match experience, and expectations of Compeer volunteers. Invitation only. If interested in being considered for this course contact Lisa at lisa@compeerbuffalo.org, (716) 883-3331 X312, or complete a volunteer application to begin the screening process.