Upcoming Events

 

Four States Health & Wellness Expo April 22, 2017

From 9 – 5

Robert W Plaster Center,

Pittsburg State University Campus

 

The first ever Four States Health & Wellness Expo on Saturday, April 22, 2017. The Expo will take place at the Robert W. Plaster Center on the campus of Pittsburg State University from 9 AM to 5 PM. Presented by KOAM-TV and Fox 14,  to provide 4 State residents with information on the many options there are in the area to improve the quality of their lives as well as provide screenings and tests right on site. Learn more by visitng their website at KOAM-TV

Grief Support Group

When: Last Thursday of Every Month, Starting Thursday, May 25, 2017

Time: 2:00 – 3:00 PM

Location: Crawford County Mental Health Center

                 3101 N. Michigan

                 Pittsburg, KS 66762

Open to the Public & Free of Charge

Contact: 620-231-5130

 

 

Mental Health First Aid Certification Course July 18, 2017

From 8-5:30

Pittsburg Fire Department, 911 W 4th, Pittsburg

You are more likely to encounter someone in emotional or mental crises than someone having a heart attack. Mental Health First aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help. Anyone age 18 or older can take the 8-hour Mental Health First Aid Course. $25 Fee & Registration Required. Contact Amy Glines, aglines@cmhccc.org or 620-231-5130 with question.  Register for Mental Health First Aid

 

Public Mental Health Award – Deadline August 1, 2017

Crawford County Mental Health Center is seeking nominations for the first ever Public Mental Health Award for 2017. The Public Mental Health Award recognizes those in the Crawford County community who work towards the improvement of health, well-being, and/or mental health illness.  Nominees can be anyone in the Crawford County community who contribute positively to the community, by giving back, going the extra mile, or advocating for the betterment of a healthy community, in the mental health field especially, but not exclusively.

Nominations must have the name of the person being nominated, and if possible, an address, a phone number or email.  The person making the nomination should also include their name and contact information.  Please write a brief description of why you feel the nominee exemplifies the attributes of the Public Mental Health Award, including any relevant work experience, volunteer experience, public service, etc.

Nominations will be accepted until August 1, 2017.  Entries will be reviewed, judged, and winners will be recognized later this year at the Crawford County Mental Health Awareness Day on September 16, 2017 at the Robert W. Plaster Center on the Pittsburg State University Campus and featured in our Community Calendars for the upcoming year.   Entries can be emailed to hspaur@cmhccc.org, dropped off, or mailed to Crawford County Mental Health Center, Attn: Heather Spaur, 911 E Centennial, Pittsburg, KS 66762, or faxed to 620-235-7148.  For additional information or if you have questions, contact Heather Spaur at 620-231-5130 or hspaur@cmhccc.org.