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City of Garden Grove encourages public to join community conversation about mental health

The City of Garden Grove, in collaboration with Mind OC, is hosting a free virtual Garden Grove Community Conversation Series on Saturday, December 11, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., via Zoom or by phone, to provide information and answer questions about mental health, and to discuss and explore experiences with health care systems and providers in Orange County. To register online, visit https://bit.ly/3lDqKrf.

Topics to be discussed are: Community Mental Health Care Services Experience; Community Mental Health Needs; Effective Self-Advocacy Skills Development; Taking Ownership of Our Healing and Recovery Process; and We Have HOPE (Be Well OC in Garden Grove).

Be Well OC in Garden Grove is a mobile mental health program that provides immediate in-community assessment and stabilization to residents experiencing mental health issues, substance abuse, and homelessness. For more information on Be Well OC in Garden Grove, visit ggcity.org/be-well.

Mind OC is a nonprofit organization that supports the Be Well OC community of caregivers to positively impact the mental health and wellbeing of all residents in Orange County. For more information on Mind OC and Be Well OC, visit bewelloc.org.

For more information, contact Nate Robbins, Community and Economic Development Department at (714) 741-5206 or Anthony Delgado, Director of Mobile Response Services at (949) 749-2500.

This article was released by the City of Garden Grove.