child and family support group schedules

May CFSP Online and Phone Support
for Youth, 20-Somethings, Parents, and Caregivers

This is a stressful time for everyone with young and old struggling to cope with the changes we are all facing. In times like these, maintaining mental well-being and self-care for yourself and your family is paramount. MHA-certified youth and family peer advocates are now available to offer support through online video chats and phone appointments.

Youth Peer Support

TEEN PEER ONLINE VIDEO CHAT
FOR AGES 13-18
Wednesdays, May 5th, 12th, 19th, & 26th
4:00 PM-5:30 PM

The peer-led support group offers a safe place for youth to connect, receive support as well as celebrate accomplishments, and practice self-care skills in this new era of social distancing.

20-SOMETHING ONLINE VIDEO CHAT
FOR AGES 18-28
Fridays, May 7th & 21st
6:00 PM-7:30 PM

This strength-based and recovery-centered group provides validation and support to emerging adults facing mental health and/or substance use struggles.

For more information or to sign-up: RSVP to peersupport@mhawny.org or call 716-886-1242 x345, or Text 716-245-5339

Please specify which youth group and date you wish to attend.
Once registered, you will receive a confirmation with log-in information

INDIVIDUAL YOUTH PEER SUPPORT
Monday-Friday, 12:00 PM-5:00 PM

One-on-one phone support with a certified youth peer advocate is also available by appointment
To request a time:
email: peersupport@mhawny.org or call 716-886-1242 x345

Family Support

VIDEO CHAT SUPPORT GROUP
FOR CAREGIVERS OF CHILDREN, TEENS, AND YOUNG ADULTS
AGES 18-26
Thursdays, May 13th & 27th

7:00 PM-8:00 PM

To sign-up:
RSVP to laney@mhawny.org
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

INDIVIDUAL FAMILY PEER SUPPORT
One-on-one phone or email support with a family peer advocate.
Contact: Stacie Dziwulski 716-886-1242 x337, sdziwulski@mhawny.org
or Dawn Tisdale 716-886-1242 x321, dtisdale@mhawny.org