Lefty For Life CBG Memorial Golf Tournament

    Calling all golfers! We are thrilled that the folks of Lefty for Life have chosen to support the Mental Health Association in Greensboro with their CBG Memorial Golf Tournament! This year's tournament will be held on Friday, September 28th at the Bryan Park Champions Course. 80% of the proceeds of this year's tournament will go to fund the programs and services provided to the community by MHAG. If you are interested in getting involved as a player, sponsor, or volunteer, head ...
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Pottery Workshop

Come get your hands dirty and learn how to turn a lump of clay into a beautiful clay pot at this special Compeer workshop, led by local potter Susan Ridenour. LEARN MORE
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Compeer Special Event: Pottery Workshop

Date: September 12th, 1:00pm  Location: MHAG Classroom #2 Come get your hands dirty and learn how to turn a lump of clay into a beautiful clay pot! Local potter Susan Ridenour will lead this workshop. All materials will be provided, and no experience is necessary - just let your creativity take over! Pots will be fired in a kiln and glazed off-site, and then brought back to their creators. We want to give our regular attendees first pick at this event, so no online registration for this even...
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Codependent No More Weekend Class

Based on the book and workbook by Melody Beattie.  Melody Beattie's definition of a codependent person is someone who has let another person's behavior affect him or her, and who is obsessed with controlling that person's behavior. This Wellness Academy Enrichment Course is derived from the best-selling book, based on the 12 steps of codependency and utilizing the author's workbook. Dates: Saturday mornings, September 8th - November 10th Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am Location: Mental Health Assoc...
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Nami Basics – July 11th

Our friends at NAMI Guilford are holding a free session of NAMI Basics in July.  NAMI BASICS is a free 6-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens under the age of 18 who are experiencing symptoms  a mental illness or have already been diagnosed. The 6- session program builds week to week to provide critical strategies for taking care of your child and learning the ropes of recovery. Registration is required as space is limited. Please contact Phoebe Patt...
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Free QPR Trainings – June 15th

The recent deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain put a face on a disturbing trend in this country: nationwide, suicide rates have increased almost 30 percent since 1999. This is a problem that affects every community and every segment of the population. It is a myth that talking about suicide encourages it. Open communication may be the key to saving the life of a loved one, friend, neighbor, peer or co-worker. The Mental Health Association in Greensboro will be offering free QPR suicide...
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MHAG featured on WFMY

We appreciate WFMY News 2 taking a moment to shine a light on suicide and suicide prevention in this segment, featuring our very own executive director, Donna Shelton. There are resources available for those thinking of suicide, or for those worried about a loved one who might be. One of the most critical resources for both sides of this situation is the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline '1-800-273-TALK (8255)' - call this number to be connected with a local crisis worker who will listen and ...
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Container Gardening Workshop

Event Date: June 20th, 1pm.  Presented by MHAG and NC Cooperative Extension Planting weather is here! This free workshop will show you how to plant and grow a variety of herbs for the summer! We'll provide:  - Containers - Herbs - Soil ...and you provide the green thumb!  No registration is required.
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Mental Illness: A Family Affair

  REGISTER NOW   Come join the discussion about mental illness in our families and in our community. This is a free community event, featuring talks from healthcare providers and community stakeholders, with discussion about supporting loved ones in recovery from mental illness. Topics will include: Why talking about mental health is important. How to help a loved one who has been diagnosed. What to do in a crisis situation. Resources available to help.  Date:  June ...
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