Calling All Artists and Friends of Mental Health
The Clara Martin Center will host an evening entitled “Celebrating Creativity in Mental Health, Wellness and Recovery” at Chandler Music Hall in Randolph on January 7, 2017. The event will celebrate the agency’s 50th anniversary by featuring the talents of those who recognize mental health as an essential part of overall wellbeing at an art show, selected readings and a performance from the spectacular Me2 Orchestra. Submissions for the art show and readings are being accepted through November 1, 2016.
Friends of mental health are invited to submit hang-ready writing, 2D or 3D artwork to display in the exhibit. Applicants must be a Vermont resident. Applications can be found here. Please submit photo images of up to 3 pieces of artwork either electronically or by snail mail to Dawn at DLittlepage@claramartin.org or Clara Martin Center, Box G, Randolph, VT 05060.
Safe Haven Celebrates 18 years!
During an annual picnic on August 25th, 2016, Safe Haven celebrated 18 years of operations as a transitional living residence for those that are experiencing homelessness and mental health needs. Safe Haven was originally founded as a partnership between Clara Martin Center, Vermont Psychiatric Survivors, and the National Alliance of Mental Illness.
A Letter From Senator Patrick Leahy
Local Heroes Rachel Emerson and Loretta Stalnaker Recognized For Work in Mental Health Crises
Rachel Emerson, of the Clara Martin Center and Sergeant Loretta Stalnaker of the Randolph Police Department have been named winners of this year’s Team Two Frank Silfies Award, presented to a law enforcement officer and a mental health crisis clinician who exemplify collaborative response to mental health crises.
Celebrating 50 with a Cupcake Tour
We're turning 50, and we want to celebrate this milestone with YOU, our community! Look for our "Cupcake Tour" at a stop near you to get a free birthday cupcake.