The Door County Mental Health Focus Group is sponsoring two events in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month.
On May 5, 12:15-1:15 pm, the Ministry Education Program (Recovery 101) is intended for health care providers, mental health providers, social workers and school counselors. Lunch is provided; an RSVP is necessary.
On May 5 at 6 pm, the free evening presentation (Maria’s Story) is open to the community. Maria Hanson, JD, DPS, PRC, peer specialist coordinator – Mendota Mental Health Institute, will share her life story overcoming the challenges of trauma, mental illness and addiction. Doors open at Stone Harbor Resort and Conference Center at 6 pm for attendees to view and obtain resources from various county agencies and organizations. Light hors d’oeuvres will be served.