Posted on: January 12, 2017

Kick Cabin Fever Triathlon Supports Suicide Awareness Efforts in Chautauqua County

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:--We all know how tough winters can be in Western New York.  When the cold wind blows the last thing anyone wants to think about is getting up and moving rather than curling up under a warm blanket and sipping hot chocolate. Being ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2016

Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention Launches Cup of Joe Campaign

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: - Cup of Joe is the newest effort in raising awareness for suicide prevention in Chautauqua County. Sponsored by The Community Alliance for Suicide Prevention, the Cup of Joe campaign offers information to community members about suicide p...Read on...

Posted on: November 4, 2016

International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day Event Being Held in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:-- International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is the one day a year when people affected by suicide loss gather in their local communities to find comfort and gain understanding as they share stories of healing and hope. A local Survivor...Read on...

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Mental Hygiene Begins Community Reinforcement and Family Training

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: The Chautauqua County Department of Mental Hygiene announced today the implementation of a new treatment program called Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) designed to help family members encourage a loved one struggling wi...Read on...

Posted on: September 22, 2016

Chautauqua County Mental Hygiene Stresses Importance of Suicide Awareness and Prevention

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – Suicide is a serious public health problem that takes an enormous toll on families, friends, classmates, co-workers, and communities. Uncovering the reason for an individual suicide death is complex and challenging.

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Posted on: September 15, 2016

Jamestown Out of the Darkness Walk Benefiting Suicide Prevention

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: –Community members from all over the Chautauqua region are expected to participate in the upcoming Out of the Darkness Community Walk in Jamestown on Saturday, September 24, 2016. The fundraising walk supports the American Foundation for...Read on...

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Posted on: September 12, 2016

First Annual Glow Your Mind Run/Walk Held in Jamestown

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.:- On Saturday, August 27,the first annual GLOW Your Mind 4K Run was held at the Northwest Arena, formally known as the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena, in Jamestown. The race put a new spin on an outdoor run this year by offering participatin...Read on...

Posted on: August 5, 2016

4K Glow Run Highlights Mental Wellness and Physical Wellness Are of Equal Importance

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: –On Saturday, August 27, 2016 the first annual GLOW Your Mind 4K Run will take place at 8 p.m. at the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena, 319 West Third St. in Jamestown. The race, previously known as the Strides for My Mind Run/Walk, is updati...Read on...

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Posted on: June 23, 2016

Free Naloxone (Narcan) Opioid Overdose Response Training Available to Community

RIPLEY, N.Y.:-- A free opioid overdose response training sponsored by the Strength of Support (S.O.S.) group will be held on July 12, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Ripley Free Library, 64 West Main St. in Ripley. The training is open to the public and is availabl...Read on...

Posted on: June 1, 2016

June 13 Event Will Focus on Continuing Prevention Efforts of Opiate Use and Abuse

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: – A community event entitled Hope and Healing for Chautauqua will be held on Monday, June 13 at the Chautauqua Suites and Conference Center, 215 W. Lake Rd. in Mayville. The purpose of the daylong event will be to promote hope, highlight r...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Free Naloxone Opioid Overdose Response Training Available to Community

FREWSBURG, N.Y.:-- A free opioid overdose response training sponsored by the Strength of Support (S.O.S.) group will be held on May 16 in Frewsburg at the Relief Zone. The training is open to the public and is available to those in the community who wish ...Read on...

Posted on: May 12, 2016

Local Support Group Focuses on Hope and Recovery

MAYVILLE, N.Y.:-- A local addiction support group is working to bring a message of hope and recovery to those who are impacted by the addiction of a loved one. The Strength of Support (S.O.S.) group is a group that was created in October of 2014 to suppo...Read on...

Posted on: May 11, 2016

Date Set for Jamestown Out of the Darkness Walk

JAMESTOWN, N.Y.: –Community members from all over the area are expected to participate in the upcoming Out of the Darkness Community Walk on Saturday, September 24 at the Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena. The fundraising walk supports the American Founda...Read on...

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Posted on: May 6, 2016

Chautauqua Tapestry Joins Over 1,100 National Children's Mental Health Awareness Celebrations

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Pictured, Chautauqua Tapestry Governance Board and Staff show their support for Children’s Mental Health Awareness Month.

MAYVILLE, N.Y.: —Chautauqua Tapestry joined more than 1,100 communities across the country in celebrating the Substance Abuse and ...Read on...