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EVENTS

UPCOMING OPEN EVENTS:

NOVEMBER

Saturday November 4th, 2017

Companioning with the Homeless: Companionship Training

LOCATION AND TIME:    9:00am –  12:00pm in Jubilee Hall at Our Lady of the Lake Church, 8900 35th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115

PRESENTERS:  Kae Eaton and Shawna McMahon

Space is limited so please Register at winter shelter@ollseattle.org

 

PAST EVENTS

August

  • 8/11/17  Service of Healing and Renewal, 7pm at St. Dunstan’s Episcopal Church

September

  • Recovery Month;  Resourced by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA); includes national publicity and widespread state and local efforts and events.  http://www.recoverymonth.gov
  • 9/5-11  National Suicide Prevention Week
  • 9/10  World Suicide Prevention Day
  • 9/10/16   Suicide Awareness and Companionship Training
  • 9/17/16  Mental Health 101 and Companionship Training, 10-2:30pm, Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church

October

  • 10/2-8  Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW), (also known as Mental Health Awareness Week) was established in 1990 by the U.S. Congress in recognition of efforts by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to educate and increase awareness about mental illness. NAMI Faithnet, an outreach network of members and friends of NAMI, has designated Tuesday of MIAW as a national day of prayer.   Resources can be found here: http://www.nami.org  
  • Companionship Training; The Sophia Way

 

Spring/Summer  2016

March

  • 3/5  Companionship Training, 10am-1pm, The Sophia Way, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Bellevue

April

  • 4/15-16  The Inhabit Conference, The Seattle School

May

  • 5/14  Companionship Training, 10am – 1pm,  St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Queen Anne

June

  • 6/1     Companionship Training, 6:30pm – 9:00pm,  Seattle Mennonite Church, Lake City
  • 6/22  Gathering of Faith and Community based initiatives for national survey on Homelessness,              2pm – 4pm,  Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, Capitol Hill

July Sabbath — No MHC Events

  • SAMHSA Technical Assistance Regional Meeting for Community Based Organizations, Sheraton, Seattle
  • 7/17   Preaching at Trinity Episcopal Church, First Hill; 8:00 and 10:30 services, and 12:30 Forum

 

Fall/Winter  2015

SEPTEMBER

  • 9/8-11  National Suicide Prevention Week
  • 9/10  World Suicide Prevention Day
  • 9/16  One by One, Political Will Conference; Interfaith Taskforce on Homelessness
  • 9/20  Community Forum on Homelessness, Immanuel Community Services
  • United Way Companionship Program initiated

OCTOBER

  • 10/3 Weaving Our Strengths Conference, Church Council of Greater Seattle
  • 10/4-10 Mental Illness Awareness Week
  • 10/10 Mental Health First Aid

NOVEMBER

  • 11/7 Companionship Training, University Temple Church, 9am-12pm
  • 11/14 Companion Training, Plymouth Church, 9am-12pm