Eyes & Ears – July 2010

Here’s the July 2010 edition of Eyes & Ears, a mental health consumer run newsletter for consumers, their friends & family and mental health professionals.

Now TWO versions for your enjoyment. Download and read the July 2010 ONLINE issue, or print out the FULL ARTICLE version.

Online Reading Version of Eyes & Ears – with links***

***PLEASE NOTE: there is a correction to the ONLINE version of Eyes & Ears. On page 3, “Public Housing Waitlists Opening July 12-16, 2010,” the second paragraph could be misleading. Please click the link at the end of the article for a corrected version.

Full article version of Eyes & Ears – for printing

Included in this issue –

* Oregon State Hospital submits data about community placement
* Police and the mentally ill: Training cops is good but only a start
* New mental health center fills a gap for police, patients
* Advocate for Wellness – Mental Health Court
* Kulongoski plans to cut mental health, addiction budgets
* Public Housing Waitlists Opening July 12-16, 2010
* Salvation Army food relief project to distribute food, hygiene and household products to Portland-area residents
* Cascadia returns to profitability and starts building a cash reserve
* Connect with Multnomah Co. Volunteer Opportunities!
* 20th Anniversary of the ADA celebration, Portland Hearing Voices Events and more

Besides other news there are a variety of listings of meetings, services, support groups, job opportunities and more.

Get involved and make a contribution to Eyes & Ears. Start by sending an email the editor of Eyes & Ears editor@mentalhealthportland.org