Foundation for Community Health position available

The Foundation for Community Health is actively seeking to fill the position for an office and grants manager. Please click on the link below for the full details.

Office and Grants Manager Foundation for Community Health

Interested individuals can reach out to Gertrude O’Sullivan at or visit their website at


National Alliance on Mental Illness event in September

NAMI Event Flyer


NAMI Mid-Hudson Honors Local Partners and Volunteers

Poughkeepsie, NY (August 15, 2017) – NAMI Mid-Hudson will hold its Second Annual Gala on Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 from 5 – 9 pm at The Grand View, located on the Poughkeepsie waterfront. Keynote speaker, Kevin Hines, winner of a Lifetime Achievement Award and best-selling author of Cracked Not Broken will share his story of an unlikely survival after jumping off the Golden Gate Bridge in 2000.

“It is an honor to have Kevin Hines come and speak at our annual NAMI Mid-Hudson Gala. Kevin’s message to ‘Find Help. Find Hope.’ supports our NAMI Mission. His compelling and
inspirational story encourages us all to be compassionate members of our community and to celebrate life,” said Tina Lee, Executive Director of NAMI Mid-Hudson.

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Orange County Offering Two Heroin Forums in October

 Orange County News

Contact: Christopher Borek
845.291.3276, 845.238.4245c

District Attorney Hoovler Announces Two Countywide Heroin Forums:
Bringing Together a Broad Spectrum of Government Officials and Treatment Providers in a Dialogue About the Opiate Epidemic
Orange County District Attorney David M. Hoovler announced on Thursday, August 17, 2017, that he will be sponsoring two countywide forums on the heroin epidemic that is currently gripping this area and the rest of the country. The events, entitled The Opioid Crisis: A Public Forum on Education, Treatment, and Law Enforcement, will center on District Attorney Hoovler’s Connect 2 Disconnect opiate-awareness campaign. The forums will include presentations from the District Attorney; Orange County Sheriff Carl DuBois; Orange County Executive Steven Neuhaus; Orange County Court Judge Robert Freehill; Darcie Miller, Orange County Commissioner of Social Services and Mental Health; and James Conklin, Executive Director of the Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Council of Orange County. The forums will take place at 6:30 p.m., on the following dates and at the following locations:
October 3, 2017 Monroe-Woodbury High School
October 19, 2017 Minisink Valley High School

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