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Youth Mental Health First Aid training
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Mental Health First Aid

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Youth Health Service Corps

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One AHEC of a Garden!
Vote for NWCTAHEC in the "The youth make a difference initiative" Sponsored by OpalĀ®

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MHFA in the news!
"Local Mental Health First Aid Classes Offered To Businesses, Groups..."

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Youth Mental Health First Aid Corps received AmeriCorps continuation funding. Learn how you can be trained in Mental Health First Aid by visiting our website!
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Grant received from the Connecticut Community Foundation to support the Youth Mental Health First Aid Corps and the implementation of Youth Mental Health First Aid trainings in Greater Waterbury and the Litchfield Hills!
What's an AHEC?

The AHEC (Area Health Education Centers) program was developed by Congress in 1971 to recruit, train and retain a health professions workforce committed to underserved populations...

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Board of Directors

Northwestern Connecticut AHEC is governed by a dedicated board of directors who provide expertise and resources to enhance the work of the agency. Board members serve a two year term and commit to attending six meetings a year.