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NAMI Contra Costa Presents: “I’M A WINNER”

Mental Health 101 for the African American Faith Community

ADDRESSING THE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN YOUTH UTILIZING RESTORATIVE JUSTICE AND FAITH BASED STRATEGIES

Saturday, July 27, 2019 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church
684 Juliga Woods St. Richmond, CA 94804

“A Free Healthy Lunch will be served”

This training event is designed to provide educational information about mental health and substance use disorders. We will share community defined strategies and advance our efforts to partner with churches as they commit to being “Mental Health Friendly Congregations” in Contra Costa County with goals to assist in breaking the cycle of incarceration for youth.

  • MHFC TRAINER, NAMI CC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Gigi R. Crowder, L.E.
    Joined by
  • CONTRA COSTA DISTRICT ATTORNEY – Diane Becton sharing her newly implemented juvenile diversion program
  • BETHELEM MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH SENIOR PASTOR – Dr. Alvin Bernstine

DeWanda Joseph at dewanda1@hotmail.com or 510-776-5453 to or if you need any support to attend or any accommodations