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Hamilton

Peer support meeting for students with mental health disabilities


5:00pm
- 7:00pm
Tuesday November 12 2013

Venue: McMaster University
Address: 1280 Main Street West
Cost: Free
Accessibility: Yes

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Have you experienced mental health issues or been involved in the mental health system? Are you a student or planning on returning to school? Do you want to connect with other students who share similar experiences? Mad Students Society welcomes you to a confidential peer support conversation on Tuesday, November 12 from 5-7pm at McMaster University in Hamilton. Come chat with us about approaches to wellness, recovery, craziness, and neurodiversity. “Like” us at www.facebook.com/MadStudentSociety.

Email hamilton@madstudentsociety.com or call 289-768-4001 for location details and to join our private, online message board.

 

More about us: Mad Students Society (MSS), created in 2005, is a community of students who are attending or planning to attend post-secondary or adult education institutions and have personal past/present experiences with psychiatric/mental health systems. We meet monthly (in Toronto and Hamilton) and communicate through an email listserv to support each other, discover tools for self-advocacy, and connect with our history and broader social movements. Visit our website at www.madstudentsociety.com. We have been hosting peer support meetings in Hamilton since September 2012. There are over 90 local members and 300 across Canada.

 

Have you heard about Mad Pride Hamilton? MSS members are involved in organizing arts, culture, and heritage conversations throughout 2013-2014 for the local consumer/survivor community with a finale celebration in July! Like MP Hamilton on Facebook at www.facebook.com/MadPrideHamilton or contact 289-768-4001.

 

Organizer:hamilton@madstudentsociety.com

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