peer support center!
Heart & Soul 2022
Celebrating our Mental Health Heroes
Sunday, August 21, 2022 * 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
San Mateo Central Park
* FREE ADMISSION * No RSVP is required to attend *
* All are welcome * Please join us! *
SAVe the DATE!
Heart & Soul is Hiring!
We have three positions open, and are looking for dynamic candidates who share our Peer values and mission:
If you or someone you know is interested, click on the above links for further information and to apply online.
Meet Patrice Massicotte, Heart & Soul's new H.O.P.E. Program Director. "I am an experienced certified peer specialist with a business background. I'm particularly passionate about leading teams, building partnerships, developing programs and raising awareness in the field of mental healthcare. I'm personally involved in advocating for more resources around suicide like peer support groups and attempt survivors."
The HOPE (Helping Our Peer Emerge) Program provides Peer Participants who are transitioning from psychiatric hospitalization to community integration, with Peer Mentors, Family Partners, and Supportive Employment Coordination. For information about HOPE, contact Patrice at: PatriceM@heartandsoulinc.org
As of March 2022, the Board has asked Amaal Greenwood-Goodwin to cover tasks of Executive Director on an interim basis, becoming the Interim Chief People Officer, a new role that will support this transition.
The Board has great faith in Amaal, and appreciate their willingness to step into an expanded leadership role, supporting the organization as we search for our next ED. We have great faith too in the flexibility and adaptability of each of our team members, and are deeply grateful for their continued dedication to Heart & Soul’s mission.
We will keep you updated...please stay tuned for more information about our ED search process.
If you have questions, please contact:
Briana Evans President, Heart & Soul Board of Directors
Stephanie Abuyaghi Jill Eskenazi
James Gordon Monica Sim
Calvin Shelton Deborah Wright
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