FAMILIES in Lakes District
HereToHelp Beyond the Blues Oct 2017
Heather is coordinating a Mental Health education & screening event for a Women’s Luncheon at the Cheslatta Carrier Nation Band office (Southside) on November 30, from 12 noon – 2pm.
FAMILIES is partnering with the Elizabeth Fry Society and the Cheslatta Carrier Nation. Call Heather for more information at 250-691-1132.
Kids in Control 2017
An educational support group Partnering with Carrier Sekane Family Services (CSFS) & SD91 for children ages 8 to 12 who have a parent or sibling living with a mental illness.
Wednesdays starting Oct 18, 2017, 1:15 PM at William Konkin Elementary School.
Closed group (grade 6 & 7 classroom).
L.isten E.mphathize, A.gree, P.artner (LEAP)
LEAP teaches us a set of evidence-based practices to help individuals affected by mental illness that are experiencing denial or poor insight (anosognosia), become fully engaged and adhere to recommended treatment.
2017 Date & Time TBA soon Burns Lake/Fraser Lake (Autumn Centre)
Smart RECOVERY Family & Friends 2018
Are you a family member or friend of someone with an addiction? Help yourself and help your loved one. SMART Recovery Family & Friends is a science-based, secular alternative or supplement to Al-Anon.
Burns Lake, Tuesdays (6:30-8:00 pm) in room #169, Lakes District Hospital (741 Centre St), Oct 3 – Dec 19. Each session is a stand-alone topic but please feel free to attend as many as possible. Free handbook provided.