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Honoring Our Journey Through The Power of Digital Storytelling

Witness the stories of courageous individuals and celebrate their recovery journey at Seeing Through Stigma’s Honoring Our Journey Through The Power of Digital Storytelling on May 14 from Noon – 3:00PM. This event is part of Mental Health Awareness Month and will be held at Heart and Soul, Inc (205 Industrial Road, Ste. 205 in San Carlos). For more information, contact Cardum Harmon at

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Join us at one of the Mental Health Awareness events throughout San Mateo County as we stand up and work together to help everyone live a healthy life. Visit to view a list of events and their locations.

Honoring the Individual Journey

Join the Peer Recovery Collaborative as they view digital stories from individuals with lived mental health and substance abuse experiences and discuss what it means “to see beyond diagnosis” and the importance of acknowledging the whole person. Plan to attend this exciting event on Thursday, May 12 from 1:00 – 3:00PM at the San Mateo Public Library (55 W 3rd Avenue in San Mateo).

For more information about this event, visit

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services is raising awareness about the important role mental health plays in our lives and encouraging members of the community to learn more about their own mental health and to take action if they are experiencing symptoms of a mental illness. Find out about the Mental Health Awareness Month events happening this month at