MWC Logo Building Painting Building Photo  Dion C. at 2013 Arts Festival

The Mental Wellness Center is a private, non-profit organization providing
RECOVERY,  EDUCATION  AND  FAMILY  SERVICES
to adults and families affected by mental illness.

The Fellowship Club is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Click here for the February calendar in ENGLISH and SPANISH











A FREE program that moves families from despair and isolation to hope and empowerment as it offers

education and support for family members of close relatives with a mental health challenge.
Find out more here

 

 Spring 2015
February 4th - April 22nd


Registration Is Open Now
Call 845-3206 or
EMAIL HERE






We're Here to Help You

The Family Advocates at the Mental Wellness Center provide support and guidance to family members of those with a relative with a mental health need. Family Advocates are available to meet one to one offering support and resource information to individual family members. Family Advocates also facilitate weekly support groups in English and Spanish, distribute educational materials, and make referrals to local resources.

Call (805) 845-3206 to reach Carol Hawkes, Family Advocate
or 845-3186 to reach Joe Gonzalez, our Spanish-speaking Family Advocate





Monthly NAMI Dinner & Educational Meeting

Thursday, February 26th 2015

6:30 pm Doors Open (NOTE: DINNER IS NO LONGER SERVED - COFFEE AND COOKIES ONLY)

7:00 pm Speakers (FREE)

Topic:  “Substance Abuse Services for Clients with Mental Health Issues”

Speaker:  John Doyel, MA, CADC-II, Alcohol and Drug Program Manager,

Santa Barbara County Department of Alcohol, Drug & Mental Health Services

Mr. Doyel will discuss resources and programs available for the treatment of substance abuse in dually diagnosed clients and how to access these resources and programs.

Note: Spanish Translation will be available

 

617 Garden St. - Downstairs at the Fellowship Club


For questions please contact Contact Carol Hawkes, MWC Family Advocate at chawkes(at)mentalwellnesscenter.org or 884-8440 x3206.





The Mental Wellness Giving Society

The MWGS is a dedicated group of individuals who have committed to a five-year pledge.

Gift of Wellbeing:   $1,000 per year for 5 years

Gift of Hope:
  $5,000 per year for 5 years


Gift of Recovery:
   $10,000 per year for 5 years


Gift of Visionary Change:
   $25,000 per year for 5 years

Join the Mental Wellness Giving Society!!

Print the form above and mail to:
Mental Wellness Center
617 Garden St.
Santa Barbara, CA  93101

Or, scan and email the form to:
Debbie Terhune
Dterhune@mentalwellnesscenter.org

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