Fundamentals of Housing – Virtual Training

The ACCR Drug & Alcohol Committee is hosting a virtual training hosted by Chuck Keenan, Administrator with the Bureau of Homeless Services. Click here to see the flyer for the event, which has more information.  

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Welcome, Aleta

Welcome, Aleta

Aleta graduated from Edinboro University with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology. With the support of her brother who lives and worked in Pittsburgh for 5 plus years and her best friends, Aleta made the decision to try something new and packed up to move to Pittsburgh. Prior to becoming the Adult Advocate with NAMI Keystone Pa, Aleta was a service coordinator working with people who were experiencing homelessness, living with a mental health...

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Stress Busters

Hi Everyone, these are uncertain, stressful times we are living in; so, we thought we would share some stress busters with you: Make art — draw, color, paint, Play a musical instrument. Write a gratitude list Work on a scrapbook or photo album to focus on good memories. Read a book, short story or magazine. Try a new recipe Practice a favorite sport like: putt or drive a golf ball, hit tennis ball off a wall, or shoot hoops. Do a hobby...

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Virtual Drop-in Groups Now Available

Good morning! PMHCA and Youth MOVE PA have established “Virtual Drop-In” groups starting next week. These groups are non-clinical and non-therapeutic! Their goal is to give people a place to socialize and have a conversation with others during this difficult time. There are groups set up for 3 populations: adults, youth and Certified Peers. Please see their flyer, attached below, for further information.   Virtual Drop-Ins (w. Meeting...

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NAMIWalk

NAMIWalk

On October 6th, Cyndie Spanier, Co-chair of the ACCR steering committee and member of the Quality Improvement committee, and Saralynn Kramm, Co- chair of the Quality Improvement Committee, attended the 13th annual NAMI walk held at Monroeville Community Park West and promoted ACCR by sponsoring a table. The table included brochures, pamphlets, flyers and various other promotional items.  We had a sign- up sheet for attendees that perhaps were...

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