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Join DBHDS in Celebrating Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month in May 2014!

Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month  

Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month

WHAT: Local events to spread the message to families, schools, health care providers and many others about the importance of mental wellness for children

WHO: Any group (family or youth, faith community, providers of children’s services) that has an interest in children’s mental health

WHEN: During the month of May 2014

WHERE: Throughout Virginia

What DBHDS is Doing ?

Planning is just under way, so check back here soon for details and how you may be able to participate!

What You Can Do?

Browse the Tool Kit Resources (by clicking on items in the blue box) to get ideas and to locate tools for planning a successful event in your community. Please tell us about any events you plan by clicking on the Event Pledge Form. Fill out the quick survey at the link, and we can promote your event throughout Virginia. Check back soon for a calendar of all of the events to be held statewide.

May Event Calendar

May Event Calendar

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