Tag Archives: SAMHSA

Facebook Provides First-of-a-Kind Service to Help Prevent Suicides

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog and recently promoted on Facebook. “Facebook is announcing a new service that harnesses the power of social networking and crisis support to help prevent suicides across the nation and Canada. The new … Continue reading

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Webinars and Conferences

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog. Inaugural Ohio Health Literacy Conference Understand. Act. Live. http://www.stvincentcharity.com/OHLC October 12-13, 2011 Cleveland, OH Half-day Preconference Plain Language Writing Workshop included October 11th Richard H. Carmona, MD, MPH, FACS,President, Canyon Ranch Institute … Continue reading

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Emergency Preparedness Resources

All news items were posted on the BHIC Blog.   Guidance for Integrating Culturally Diverse Communities into Planning for and Responding to Emergencies: A Toolkit. Recommendations of the National Consensus Panel on Emergency Preparedness and Cultural Diversity.  Feb 2011 http://bit.ly/fO47MOContinue reading

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Observe Two HIV/AIDS Awareness Days This March

Seen on the BHIC Blog…   National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day http://www.womenshealth.gov/nwghaad/ March 10, 2011 HIV/AIDS is a serious public health issue affecting nearly 280,000 women in the United States. Research shows that, when compared with men, women … Continue reading

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Promoting a Healthy Work Environment in Homeless Services Webcast

Posted on the BHIC Blog   http://bit.ly/dOo2bS Thursday, January 27, 2011 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time People working in homeless services, regardless of their position, face challenging working conditions and are at risk of burnout. How can agencies best … Continue reading

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PATH Street Outreach Video Series

[posted on the BHIC Blog] http://pathprogram.samhsa.gov/ SAMHSA* is pleased to announce the official release of the Projects for Assistance in Transition From Homelessness (PATH) Street Outreach video series. This video series is designed to equip homelessness service providers with the … Continue reading

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