The New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYARPS), the Mental Health Empowerment Project (MHEP), and Alcoholism and Substance Providers of NYS (ASAP) have joined forces to educate potential enrollees about:
- Health and Recovery Plans (HARPs)
- Health Home Care Management
- Adult Behavioral Health (BH) Home and Community-based Services (BH HCBS)
NYAPRS will hold a kick-off webinar, hosted by the OMH office of Consumer Affairs, to talk about their new Peer-to-Peer Presentations that educate consumers about these choices and encourage them to ‘raise the bar’ for what’s possible for their lives, for their health, and from their service providers.
The American Civic Association in Binghamton is holding its 14th Annual Multi-Ethnic Garlic Festival on August 26th. Bring your family and friends and enjoy great entertainment, games, raffles and lots of food!
The Fruit & Vegetable Prescription programs enable innovative partnerships between healthcare, retail, and community-based organizations to increase access to healthy and affordable food. Join the Food & Health Network to explore the impacts of fruit and vegetable prescription programs and local opportunities.
On August 31st, there will be a community educational forum to discuss the opioid epidemic that the community is facing. There will be a panel discussion which will include professionals on the front lines of the opioid epidemic, and a remembrance of those who have overdosed.
Complete program to come soon.