A Summer Picnic
The From Recovery to Discovery Mental Health Peer Support Group is open to anyone affected, either directly or indirectly, by any type of mental illness.
Thursday, September 1, 2016, 6:30 pm
A Summer Picnic at Cornwallis Park in Halifax
Please note: We will meet in the Community room at the Superstore at 6:30pm and head over to the nearby Park together as a group.
You are invited to the From Recovery to Discovery Mental Health Peer Support Group’s Summer Picnic at Cornwallis Park in Halifax (corner of Barrington Street and South Street). Come and enjoy some relaxing sunshine, informal peer support, and wonderful sandwiches. Water and soft drinks will also be provided. If you play a musical instrument, please bring it along! In the case of rain, the picnic will be held indoors in the Community Room at the Atlantic Superstore - Barrington Street, 1075 Barrington Street, Halifax.
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About the From Recovery to Discovery Mental Health Peer Support Group
The From Recovery to Discovery (FR2D) Mental Health Peer Support Group is special because it moves beyond the expectation of simply existing with minimal symptoms of mental illness. Our message is that we all have the opportunity to manifest our strengths, to recover a sense of empowerment, and to live with meaning and purpose. Through the mutual sharing of our own wisdom and experience, we are reminded to reach for hope and fulfillment in our lives, and to help one another realize our potential.
The FR2D Mental Health Peer Support Group is open to anyone living with any type of mental illness or mental health problem. There is no cost to attend. The meeting format generally involves an interactive presentation on topics of interest to the group in the first hour, and a group discussion during the second hour.
The FR2D Mental Health Peer Support Group's meeting flyer (PDF) can be downloaded by clicking here.
If you have any questions, or would like more information, please contact:
Todd MacMillan, Resource Advisor, Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia, by phoning 902-465-2601 (toll free 1-800-465-2601) or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org; or
Laura Burke, Peer Support Facilitator, Schizophrenia Society of Nova Scotia, by sending an email to email@example.com.