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News, Notes and Events

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OMH's 2021 COVID-19 Impact Survey for Recipients of Mental Health Services

NYS Office of Mental Health

Now Available!

OMH's 2021 COVID-19 Impact Survey for Recipients of Mental Health Services

The Office of Mental Health is conducting a survey to better understand the impact and aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic in communities statewide. The survey focuses specifically on the pandemic’s effects on individuals who receive public mental health services. OMH expects to close the survey on January 3rd, 2022.





Families Together in New York State : News and Events

The Voice of Families and Youth

News and Updates

November 2021

Lots of news and upcoming events 





NYS OMH : Call for Presentations/Posters

NYS Office of Mental Health

Systems of Care Summit 2022

Call for Presentations/Posters

June 14 - 15, 2022

Crowne Plaza Albany - The Desmond

Deadline for Proposals for presentations/posters is January 15, 2022

The NYS System of Care team will be hosting a Summit in June 2022.  We are seeking proposals for presentations and posters to share with stakeholders across New York State and engage in learning about best practices of implementing the System of Care approach and relevant aspects of impact for collaborative work on behalf of children, youth, young adults, and their families. 





News and Updates from The Partnership Center

Our work at the HHS Partnerships Center is focused on strengthening the capacity of faith and community leaders and service providers, like yourselves, to address the critical health and human services issues facing our country.

In this update, you will find upcoming webinars and tools aimed at supporting your work in the community.  Please click the Learn More button to read more details.

As always, we love to hear from you, so please share feedback, and input with us at 





NYSB5 : Fathering Conference

Westchester NY

Fathering Conference

Session 1: November 9, 2021

Session 2: December 9, 2021


This conference (free) spotlights the critical impact of life-long learning for fathers and their families. Our speakers have designed workshops to focus on strategies for dads to establish and strengthen good family relations; to enrich, encourage and support opportunities to explore local employment and educational avenues; and to equip fathers with the necessary skills for navigating their communities.



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