Baltimore-Washington Conference Abundant Health Ministry
The BWC’s Abundant Health Ministry is offering a series of webinars on health and wholeness with expert speakers and strategies. They include:
Youth Mental Health -- Tips to Ease Transition to the School Year
with Dr. Evelyn Iraheta, a certified school counselor
Monday, Aug. 23, from 6 to 7 pm. Register online.
A session in Spanish will be held at 7:30 p.m. Register online.
Finding Hope and Healing After Traumatic Grief
Traumatic grief is a phenomenon that merges the sudden, distressing experience of trauma with the death of a loved one. It brings with it varying levels of hopelessness and often shatters the worldview of the bereaved. With Dr. Glenda Dickinson.
Sept. 9, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Register
See Me, I Am Here: Men of Color Mental Health
This session is designed to help participants understand and explore racial inequities, psychosocial stigma, institutional racism, systemic invisibility, and psychological barriers that overtly and covertly deny men of color access to quality mental health support and services. This session will provide practical approaches, intervention strategies, and resources that foster effective engagement and active participation of men of color in their mental health trajectory. With Kevin Mason.
Oct. 7, 6 p.m. Register
For more information, contact email@example.com.
Registering for a Vaccine
The County has listed the following places where people are able to register for a vaccine. You must register with each individually. In addition, the State has a list of vaccination locations.
Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Resources Clinics
Holy Cross Hospital
Suburban Hospital, a subsidiary of Johns Hopkins
Maryland mass vaccination sites are vaccinating 1A/1B/1C. Text “MDReady” to 898-211 to get alerts from the State, including notices of when there are available appointments at the mass vaccination sites.
Baltimore Convention Center, Baltimore - Schedule an appointment online or call 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829)
M&T Stadium, Baltimore - Schedule an appointment online or call 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829)
Six Flags America Theme Park, Upper Marlboro - Schedule an appointment online or call 1-855-MDGOVAX (1-855-634-6829)
COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution - Pre-register for an appointment and Sign up for email/text vaccine updates
COVID-19 Testing at Colesville
"When it comes to COVID-19, the numbers continue to paint a dire picture for Black Americans. Despite representing only 13% of the U.S. population, Black people account for almost 20% of deaths across the country. News 4’s Cory Smith reports on the ongoing effort in the Black community to increase testing." In an interview with Reverend Armstrong, the Pastor said "the ministry is about saving souls but it is also about saving lives."
For additional testing locations and dates visit https://www.aahpcovid.com