On Tuesday, May 9th, the Mental Health Council of the Big Bend in collaboration with Leon County Government and the City of Tallahassee is hosting its 4th Annual Be Kind To Your Mind (BKTYM) Mental Health and Wellness Fair at Lincoln Neighborhood Center, 438 W. Brevard Street. The BKTYM Fair is designed to address current and best practices surrounding emotional, psychological, and social well-being.
The Mental Health Council of the Big Bend (MHCBB) is a volunteer entity comprised of mental health subject matter experts, and related stakeholders, dedicated specifically to employing a data-driven approach to assessing mental health services in Florida’s Big Bend region and recommending strategies for improvement. The MHCBB is leading this charge and anticipates approximately 150 participants. The focus of BKTYM 4.0 is the “Eight Dimensions of Wellness Wheel” to include mental, social, vocational, financial, emotional, spiritual, physical, and environmental wellness for both adults and youth. Community professionals will present the eight dimensions in an effort to educate attendees on how to achieve and maintain a well-rounded life.
Registration is requested via https://bit.ly/3V25lIg at this FREE community event.
Doors open at 5:30pm and the program will begin at 6pm.
Adults will convene in the gymnasium and children grades K-12 will gather in the conference room.
The event will include complimentary dinner, community vendors and giveaways for attendees.
Music will be provided by DJ DEMP, co-founder of DEMP HOUSE, a supportive living facility helping individuals recovering from addiction in need of transitional housing.