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Free mental-health first-aid training classes offered at County Building

Aug. 13, 2018
       Free mental-health first-aid training will be offered once a month through November at the El Paso County Citizens Service Center.
       The all-day opportunities are being offered by Mental Health First Aid USA through the Colorado Springs chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
       According to a NAMI-CS press release, the course “teaches you how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis.”
       The dates (all on Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) are Aug. 24, Sept. 21, Oct. 26 and Nov. 16.
       The location will be the Nautilus Room of the Citizens Service Center, 1675 Garden of the Gods Road from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
       Registration is required at mhfaco.org.
       For more information, call 473-8477 or e-mail info@namicos.org.

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