Mental Illness Awareness Week 2015 Candlelight Vigil:
This year the candlelight vigil was held on October 4 at the fire hall in New Bloomfield. Cumberland-Perry MHIDD would like to extend a special thank you to the New Bloomfield fire fighters for providing their fire hall for the event.
Mental Illness Awareness Week 2015:
Guest Speaker, Mike Liguori
On October 6, Cumberland County welcomed Mike Liguori, author of The Sandbox: Stories of the Human Spirit and War. As guest speaker, Mike shared his story of military service, PTSD, and the life-changing help he received.
Thank you to Carlisle First United Church of Christ for offering their facilities for this event. Thank you also, to the VA for making it possible give a copy of Mike's book to each person in attendance.