September is National Recovery Month. Details here.
September 30, 3-5 pm, Independent Living Resource Center Open House, Santa Barbara. Details here.
October 2, Phoenix of Santa Barbara Mainstream Open House and presentation, 4-6 pm, details here.
October 5-11: Mental Health Awareness Week
October 7: Casa Pacifica Santa Maria Open House, 4-6 pm, details here.
October 7: Suicide Prevention Forum, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, 3 - 5 pm. Flyer | Web Site
October 16: Harvest Festival at Growing Grounds Farm, 12 noon - 4 pm, 820 West Foster Road, Santa Maria. Details here.
October 18: Veterans Stand Down, Santa Maria Fairpark, 9 am - 3 pm.
November 1: Annual Road to Independence for transition-age youth in Camarillo sponsored by Casa Pacifica. Details here.
November 5: Suicide Prevention Forum, Santa Maria Radisson Hotel, 3 - 5 pm. Flyer | Web Site
November 6: Community Forum on Mental Health Services Act (MHSA), Crown Plaza Ventura Beach Hotel, 3 pm - 6:30 pm, RSVP required. Details in English here. Details in Spanish here. Sponsored by the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission.
January 1: Registration opens for the 21st annual Carpe Diem Conference in Ventura. The keynote is Celebrating Parenting: Finding Joy Among the Challenges. Register here. Conference information in English | Spanish.
March 13: 21st annual Carpe Diem Conference. 8:00 am - 4:15 pm. Ventura County Office of Education. Registration required. The keynote is Celebrating Parenting: Finding Joy Among the Challenges. Conference information in English | Spanish.