Why do families uprooted by mental illness need support?
Wed. Aug 29 from 4-7 pm at the Bedford Council of Aging
12 Mudge Way (Park in the back)
The event includes an Open House from 4-5pm in which folks can browse the tables, see the programs that are available to them, take handouts, and meet Max the Therapy dog! Program staff will be available to answer questions. Light refreshments will be available!
From 5:30-6:30, there is a panel discussion about why families uprooted by mental illness need support, tools, resources. We will answer the following questions and questions from the audience!
1) When do you know your loved one is going through more than a phase?2) How can you obtain help for a person that refuses help?
3) When do you call the police, or section a person; how bad is bad?
4) What if your loved ones with mental illness have minor children; how can we provide help for them?
Although the panelists will be taped by Bedford TV, audience members will notbe televised.The 50/50 raffle will be in full force! There is a link on the website for participants to acquire a raffle ticket: https://growastrongfamily.org/50-50-raffle/
Registration for the panel event is preferred but not required: Event URL is https://www.eventbrite.com/e/why-do-families-uprooted-by-mental-illness-need-support-tickets-48595108277