2010 VOCAL Statewide Mental Health Consumer Conference by maclaren1

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									    Scholarships for 2010 VOCAL Statewide Mental Health Consumer
                             Conference


          Stand Up, Be Counted!
         May 26-28, 2010 at George Mason University, Fairfax
                           *Keynote Speaker*
 David Granirer who has developed a unique approach of using humor and
        comedy as a therapeutic tool to build personal confidence

      In addition to a variety of workshops on recovery, self- advocacy, leadership,
    health/wellness, employment and many other topics, the Conference will provide
 opportunities for interested groups to get together: peer support specialists will meet,
there will be a workshop track for administrators of peer-run programs, AA/NA meetings
         will be held, and regional peer organizations are invited to get together.

There will be a team of peer supporters to help everyone feel connected and comfortable.
  There will be the usual dance and game night, musical performances, and open athletic
       facility. VOCAL will have its Annual Meeting and elect new Board members.

   Full scholarships are available for peers living in Fairfax County who have net incomes of less than
  $1000/month - You must be receiving services from Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board



                            FAIRFAX REGISTRATION FORM
Name:______________________________________________________________________________

Address:____________________________________________________________________________

City/State/Zip:_______________________________________________________________________

Area Code and Phone #_____________________ Email:_______________________________________

               A vegetarian entree will be available at each meal (in addition to the regular entree).
         Interpreters for the hearing impaired or language interpreters available if requested by April 21.
                      Please check the registration information that applies to you:

_____ One day of conference including lunch
_____ One day of conference including lunch & evening sessions
_____ Two days of conference including lunch
_____ Two days of conference including lunch & evening sessions
_____ Three days of conference including lunch
_____ Three days of conference including lunch & evening sessions
_____ I need transportation assistance
_____ Other accommodation (specify) ___________________________________________

                RETURN REGISTRATION FORM TO:
                 The Office of Consumer and Family Affairs
                12011 Government Center Parkway, Suite 836
                          Fairfax, VA 22035-1100
     MONDAY, APRIL 26th is the FINAL deadline for registration 
              CONFIRMATION OF YOUR REGISTRATION WILL BE MAILED OR EMAILED TO YOU
                   Questions? Call 703-324-7016 or email david.mangano@fairfaxcounty.gov

								
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