When: Nov. 17, 2014 Where: Temple High School, Freshman Cafeteria, 415 N. 31st St., Temple, TX 76504 Price: FREE Time: Pre-Event 4:30-5:30pm (focused on mental health providers and educators) 5:30-7:30pm (Community Conversation)
The town hall style forum will be a community conversation around mental health and substance use in teens meant to spark community dialogue about these topics, remove the stigma often associated with mental illness and explore the steps that families, schools and communities can take to improve mental health and remove barriers to treatment, particularly among teens and young adults.
There is no charge to attend this event, which is hosted by the Dept. of State Health Services (DSHS), Heart of Texas Regional Advisory Council (HOTRAC), Education Service Center Region 12 and Temple ISD. ESC Region 12 will be providing continuing education credits for educators.
Click here for more info and to register for educator CEs.
November is Firearm Safety Month!
HOTRAC encourages everyone to take time to spread awareness about firearm safety.
OUR MISSION To reduce death/disability related to acute illness and injury by providing infrastructure and leadership necessary to sustain an inclusive acute care, trauma, emergency medical, and disaster system in all phases within our Trauma Service Area.
To be a lead Regional Advisory Council in the State of Texas that achieves improved quality of life by reducing morbidity/mortality for emergency healthcare conditions within our Trauma Service Area.