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Mental Health Awareness Resource and Family Movie Nights

Goals: * Create awareness of mental health. * Provide health information resources on mental health. * Raise awareness of community resources for mental health. * Provide a positive atmosphere for families to bond and spend time together. Cedar City Library in the Park agrees to: 1. Take lead on art display highlighting works reinforcing theme of ?How do I remain resilient during hard times?? 2. Publish articles in local weekly newspaper on mental health awareness resources. Promote events in the local weekly newspaper, the Mayor's newsletter, local venues, and posts to social media. 3. Promote and host a Mental Health Resource Fair in the summer of 2017 to raise awareness of mental illness, health information resources, and community organizations. Both English and Spanish language speakers will be accommodated. 4. Host free monthly family movie nights showing movies that offer inspiring or positive messages about mental health. 5. Evaluate all activities as to their effectiveness in achieving goals of the project

Organization:
Cedar City Library in the Park
Department:
NA
Organization Type:
Public Library
Funded Dates: 
Thursday, June 1, 2017 to Monday, April 30, 2018
Funding Amount: 
$1,500
Beneficiaries: 
Consumers - General Public
Students - K-12
Population
Hispanics/Latinos
Rural
Youth-Teens