Hinds County MAP Team Brochure - Please Spread the Word!

The Hinds County MAP team brochure tells you about the "making a plan" team and how you can get involved in the Jackson area.

A Fond Farewell to Steven Allen on His Retirement

Steven Allen, who is retiring soon from Mississippi Department of Mental Health, is an advocate for people with mental health challenges.

Save the Date for Our Virtual New Year Open House - Families as Allies

Save the date for our virtual open house, which will take place on January 25, 2021, at 5 p.m. and completely online this year.

National Family Support Technical Assistance Center Meet and Greet

The National Family Support Technical Assistance Center (NFSTAC) is ready to launch, and they're holding Meet-and-Greet sessions for the project led by the National Federation of Families.

Virtual Family Support Meeting - Dec. 17

Family support meeting for parents or caregivers raising a child to check in with each other, discuss problems and concerns, and support one another.

Self-Help and the 2020 Holidays: Managing Stress - Dec. 18

This training from California's Crisis and Recovery Enhancement TA Center covers evidence-based self-help strategies to regulate difficult holiday stress.

Learning at Home: Communication: Methods and Understanding - Dec. 17

We will discuss multiple Learning at Home communication methods including devices for purchase and low tech options.

A conversation with Buttross on children and pandemic

Dr. Susan Buttross is professor of pediatrics and medical director of the Center for the Advancement of Youth at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. She is a developmental-behavioral pediatrician.

COVID-19 and Your Health

When planning to host or attend a holiday celebration, consider the risk of getting or spreading COVID-19 during different activities.