November 2019

Events Calendar

This Calendar of Events is for Youth and Families involved in child-serving systems or services like mental health, DHHS, the courts or school services. Opportunities below offer a gathering place and environment to provide feedback that will redesign services to meet the needs of youth with behavioral challenges and their families.

Fri. 1

Michigan Human Trafficking Awareness Training | 9:00 am-11:00 am Muskegon | 376 East Apple Avenue

Human trafficking is considered a form of modern-day slavery and is occurring here in Muskegon. The purpose of this educational offering is to familiarize healthcare professionals with the issues of human trafficking, including recognition of potential victims, identification of support services available for victims of human trafficking, and acknowledgment of the legal obligations of healthcare...

Tue. 5

Koffee With Kevin | 10:00 am-11:30 am Muskegon | 3225 Henry Street

Meet MYalliance Lead Family Contact, Kevin Schmidt, and share your experiences working with youth systems

Tue. 5

Talking is Teaching: Read early. Read often. Training | 5:30 pm-7:30 pm Muskegon | 630 Harvey Street

Receive Books to Encourage Early Reading for Children You Know or Serve Become a Trusted Messenger for This Important Community Initiative Learn About the Brain Science of Early Learning Receive New Tools to Support the Read early. Read often. Campaign Learn Strategies for Reading with Babies and Young Children Childcare Providers Earn Training Hours for...

Wed. 6

Mental Health 101 | 9:00 am-10:30 am Muskegon | 376 East Apple Avenue

The brain is an organ in the body that sometimes malfunctions just like other organs such as the kidney or the heart. This class is an intro to mental health. Recovery is possible and often people do not understand this. We will talk about various forms of mental illnesses such as anxiety, depression, psychosis and...

Wed. 6

Great Start Family Fun Night & Dinner | 4:30 pm-6:00 pm Muskegon | 1765 Ada Avenue

ALL Muskegon County parents/caretakers and their children are invited to attend this monthly gathering which includes FREE dinner, FREE book, FREE kids’ activities & crafts. Kevin Schmidt from HealthWest will be joining us about addressing our children’s stress and trauma. RSVP Phone: (231) 260-2307

Thu. 7

Strengthening Families 10-14 Program | 12:00 am-12:00 am Muskegon | 2310 Marquette Avenue

Strengthen relationships and build communication during pre-teen years. Join us for this FREE 7-week program! We will offer separate sessions for parents/caregivers and pre-teens/teens (ages 10-14) before joining together for a family session. A free family dinner and free childcare for siblings (ages 1-9) are provided.

Thu. 7

IGNITE Fire | 12:00 am-12:00 am Muskegon | 31 East Clay Avenue

Join us every other Friday for a safe opportunity to discuss issues, concerns, personal challenges, and goals with Disability Network's IGNITE Fire peer support group. In addition to having an open discussion time, we will also have group activities that are intended to provide individuals with experiences that could increase Independent living skills, and build...

Fri. 8

Psychological First Aid (PFA) Training | 9:00 am-12:00 am Muskegon | 376 East Apple Avenue

Psychological First Aid (PFA) aims to reduce stress symptoms and assist in a healthy recovery following a traumatic event, natural disaster, public health emergency, or even a personal crisis. Early intervention can prevent more serious mental health problems later-- people can recover from a traumatic event with support. Learn how to assist and more information...

Tue. 12

Koffee With Kevin | 10:00 am-11:30 am Muskegon | 2280 East Apple Avenue

Meet MYalliance Lead Family Contact, Kevin Schmidt, and share your experiences working with youth systems

Thu. 14

Strengthening Families 10-14 Program | 12:00 am-12:00 am Muskegon | 2310 Marquette Avenue

Strengthen relationships and build communication during pre-teen years. Join us for this FREE 7-week program! We will offer separate sessions for parents/caregivers and pre-teens/teens (ages 10-14) before joining together for a family session. A free family dinner and free childcare for siblings (ages 1-9) are provided.

Tue. 19

Koffee With Kevin | 10:00 am-11:30 am Muskegon | 1402 Hudson Street

Meet MYalliance Lead Family Contact, Kevin Schmidt, and share your experiences working with youth systems

Thu. 21

IGNITE Fire | 12:00 am-12:00 am Muskegon | 31 East Clay Avenue

Join us every other Friday for a safe opportunity to discuss issues, concerns, personal challenges, and goals with Disability Network's IGNITE Fire peer support group. In addition to having an open discussion time, we will also have group activities that are intended to provide individuals with experiences that could increase Independent living skills, and build...

Thu. 21

QPR - Suicide Prevention Skills Training | 11:30 am-12:45 pm Muskegon | 376 East Apple Avenue

When confronted by a suicidal person we can get confused, upset, and concerned about what to do. Most people who die by suicide have discussed their desire to die before taking their life. And most of us do not know what to say or do in those times. Learn the warning signs, how to ask...

Thu. 21

MYalliance SOC Orientation | 3:00 pm-5:00 am

Muskegon County youth serving agencies are working together to redesign the systems that serve youth with complex needs. A $4 million federal “Systems of Care” grant is providing funds to fill the gaps in the systems that serve youth with behavioral health concerns and their families. The system’s redesign will be youth guided and family...

Tue. 26

Koffee With Kevin | 10:00 am-11:30 am Muskegon | 1499 East River Road

Meet MYalliance Lead Family Contact, Kevin Schmidt, and share your experiences working with youth systems

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Koffee With Kevin

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Strengthening Families 10-14 Program

Michigan Human Trafficking Awareness Training

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Koffee With Kevin

Talking is Teaching: Read early. Read often. Training

Mental Health 101

Great Start Family Fun Night & Dinner

Strengthening Families 10-14 Program

IGNITE Fire

Psychological First Aid (PFA) Training

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Koffee With Kevin

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Strengthening Families 10-14 Program

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Koffee With Kevin

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IGNITE Fire

QPR – Suicide Prevention Skills Training

MYalliance SOC Orientation

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Koffee With Kevin

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