2014 MHFA Training Schedule
Touchstone Health Partners recognizes the need for people to take care of their mental health and we want to bring more resources to our community. We are helping to pioneer Mental Health First Aid to Northern Colorado to encourage public understanding of the sign and symptoms associated with behavioral health issues. Through this national certified our certification course, you’ll become a mental health first aider. Get more details at our Mental Health First Aid page.
All courses take place at Touchstone Health Partners’ Crestridge location at 125 Crestridge St. Fort Collins, CO
Monday, November 3rd, 8 am-5:30 pm
Youth Mental Health First Aid
Monday, October 6th, 8 am-5:30 pm
Monday, December, 8 am-5:30 pm
“Be a Lifeline: Intro to MHFA”
Wednesday, October 8th, 8 am-10 am
Wednesday, November 12th, 8 am-10 am
Wednesday, December 10th, 8 am-10 am
All dates/courses subject to change.
Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
COPREVENT Webinar Series
Improving the Mental and Emotional Well-Being of Communities through the National Prevention Strategy
The Health Resources and Service Administration will host a series of webinars on the National Prevention Strategy as it relates to community-level mental health. Registration is open to the public and will be available approximately one month before the date of each webinar. All webinars will take place from 2-3:30 p.m. Mountain Time.
- Sept 18: Recovery Oriented Systems of Care
- Nov 20: Suicide Prevention and Response: Successful Community Strategies
October 10, 2014
The Majestic Gathering Place
315 E. 4th St
Loveland, CO 80537
Join Spirit Crossing Clubhouse for its 4th Annual Showdown and Hoe-down Chili Cook-Off!
Spirit Crossing Clubhouse is a program of Touchstone Health Partners that helps its members achieve life goals such as employment, education, and life skills.
Legislative Breakfast Forum
Thursday, October 15, 2014
Doors open at 7 a.m. program begins at 7:30 a.m.
Foothills Gateway Inc. Gymnasium
301 W, Skyway Dr. Fort Collins, CO
Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from and as questions of our local legislative representatives and candidates. They will speak regarding their positions on health and human services within Larimer County and the State of Colorado, including a portion for panel discussion.
Your attendance is important to us, and we appreciate your effort to attend.
BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED.
Please RSVP to (970) 494-4226. Please be sure to mention any special accommodations you may need.
City of Fort Collins Human Relations Commission
Mental Health Information Forum
The second of this quarterly, 8-part Mental Health Information Series will help shine light on the topic of mental health in our community. This event, entitled “The State of Mental Health in Northern Colorado: Major Issues and Community Resources,” is designed for everyone with a stake in mental health in our community, from patients, family members, mental health care providers to the general public.
October 14, 2014: Mental Health Issues Impacting the Public Schools: Information and Resources
January 13, 2015: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: Resources for Disaster Survivors, Emergency Caregivers and Abuse Survivors
March 10, 2015: Mental Health Issues Impacting Law Enforcement and the Penal System
May 12, 2015: Mental Health Issues Impacting Homelessness, Joblessness and Poverty
July 14, 2014: Community Input: How to De-Stigmatize Mental Health Issues
Join the conversation from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Harmony Library, 4616 Shields St., Fort Collins. Beverages and dessert will be provided.
Touchstone Health Partners Annual Free Fundraising Breakfast
Thursday, November 13, 7:45 – 9 am
Fort Collins Hilton
Contact Emily Dawson Petersen at (970) 494-4226 to host a table or sponsor the event.