The Pettengill House Inc.

Mental Health and Substance Addiction Crisis Response Training

“This two year-year grant of $39,960 will support training in Mental Health First Aid to Pettengill House’s community partners. The grant will also train and certify agency staff to deliver the 8-hour training sessions focused on improving mental health literacy, identifying, understanding, and responding to signs of mental illness, and helping with an emergent mental health problem or crisis.”

CATEGORY: Programs & Services
LOCATION: Salisbury, MA
AMOUNT: $39,960 over One Year
YEAR AWARDED: 2017


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