Upcoming Featured Events

Remembrance Picnic for Survivors of Suicide

Date: Sunday, June 26th (rain or shine)
Location: Archmere Academy at Will White Field/The Patio (3600 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703)
Description: “Come join the picnic, and bring a side dish or dessert, chairs and/or blanket, a favorite picnic game, and pictures of your loved one for display. Hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks will be provided.”
*Note: This picnic is only open to members of MHA’s Survivors of Suicide groups.
Registration: Please RSVP by June 23rd by contacting Sue via phone (302-239-2251) or email (sulibell@gmail.com)

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training- July

Date: Tuesday, July 5th to Tuesday, August 2nd at 10:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Zoom
Description: “This is a 4-week course which will begin on Tuesday, July 5th, and will end Tuesday, August 2nd, 2022. Students can expect to dedicate 10 – 16 hours per week to completing assignments. You must participate in the live sessions and complete all assignments to receive your Certificate for 50 Training hours. Successful completion of this course will provide you with all of the training hours needed to apply for the Peer Recovery Specialist Certification in Delaware.”
*Note: It is only open to those obtaining their peer recovery specialist certification. There is an application process and prerequisites in order to enroll. More information can be found on the registration page. 

Registration Link: https://mha-in-de.corsizio.com/c/62696ed1a722668ba1c4a2ee

Funny Bone Comedy Show

Date: Friday, July 8th at 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Location: Delaware Theater Company (200 Water Street, Wilmington, DE 19801)
Description: “Join us for a night of comedy! Enjoy the live stand-up comics and help support MHA’s ‘friendraiser.’ Your ticket price of $25 will help support our programs. Donations are welcome! At this time, the DE Theatre Company requires patrons to wear a mask.”
Registration Link: https://www.signup82north.com/beventLive.aspx?EventID=NBI36718180
Donation Link: https://www.signup82north.com/beventLive.aspx?EventID=NBI89548440

Peer Training: Gaming Addiction with The Delaware Council on Gambling

Date: Thursday, July 14th at 10:00am – 1:00pm
Location: Zoom
Description: MHA Peer Training and Outreach Services and Peer Educator Natalie Klaus-Rogers invites interested Professional Peer Recovery Specialists and community members to a 3 hours Continuing Education Unit training on Gaming Addiction. On Thursday, July 14th, from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM, please join Certified Peer Specialists John Schmidt and Jeff Wasserman from the Delaware Council on Gambling Problems via Zoom.
*Note:
The training is open to anyone. However, if there is max capacity, priority will be given to those working as peers.
Registration Link: https://mha-in-de.corsizio.com/c/62975af172086eb051adccf1

ASIST Training

Date: Thursday, July 21st to Friday, July 22nd at 8:30am – 4:00pm 
Location: Community Service Building in Wilmington, DE
Description: “Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) is a free, two-day training offered in-person at the Community Service Building in Wilmington, DE. The training, which takes place from 8:30am to 4:00pm on each day, requires that participants attend both days in full duration. Registrations for these trainings are extremely limited and highly sought after. Please only sign up if you are absolutely certain that you are able to attend.”
Registration Link: https://www.signup82north.com/beventLive.aspx?EventID=NBI12803290

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training- August

Date: Monday, August 1st to Tuesday, August 30th at 10:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Zoom
Description: “This is a 4-week course which will begin on Monday, August 1st, and will end on Tuesday, August 30th, 2022. Students can expect to dedicate 10 – 16 hours per week to completing assignments. You must participate in the live sessions and complete all assignments to receive your Certificate for 50 Training hours. Successful completion of this course will provide you with all of the training hours needed to apply for the Peer Recovery Specialist Certification in Delaware.”
*Note: It is only open to those obtaining their peer recovery specialist certification. There is an application process and prerequisites in order to enroll. More information can be found on the registration page. 

Registration Link: https://mha-in-de.corsizio.com/c/629df29a72086e057baf218f

Red Robin Middletown Fundraiser 

Date: Thursday, September 1st at 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Red Robin Middletown (140 Commerce Dr, Middletown, DE 19709)
Description: Bring the flyer to Red Robin Middletown on Thursday, September 1st between 5:00pm-8:00pm, and they will donate 15% of proceeds to the Mental Health Association in Delaware! Takeout orders are welcome. The flyer cannot be combined with other coupons or offers. You must bring the flyer with you. 
Flyer: https://www.mhainde.org/wp-content/uploads/MIddletown-Restaurant-Night.pdf

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Training- September

Date: Tuesday, September 6th to Tuesday, October 4th at 10:00am – 12:00pm
Location: Zoom
Description: “This is a 4-week course which will begin on Tuesday, September 6th, and will end on Tuesday, October 4th, 2022. Students can expect to dedicate 10 – 16 hours per week to completing assignments. You must participate in the live sessions and complete all assignments to receive your Certificate for 50 Training hours. Successful completion of this course will provide you with all of the training hours needed to apply for the Peer Recovery Specialist Certification in Delaware.”
*Note: It is only open to those obtaining their peer recovery specialist certification. There is an application process and prerequisites in order to enroll. More information can be found on the registration page. 

Registration Link: https://mha-in-de.corsizio.com/c/629df6f072086e7788af2341

Wellness Groups 

Date: Recurring
Location: Zoom and In-Person (Newark, Lewes and Pike Creek)
Description: “MHA offers wellness groups virtually and in-person for those experiencing depression, anxiety, and/or a loss of a loved one to suicide.”
Schedule: https://www.mhainde.org/wellness-groups/wellness-group-schedule/
Registration: Contact Rochelle Balan at rbalan@mhainde.org for more information.