Mental health

Oregon Summit on Youth Well-Being

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Oregon Youth Summit on Wellness

Heyyyyy! :raised_hands: 

Ready for an epic event that's all about taking care of young peoples' mental health in the coolest ways possible?

Oregon 2024 Summit: Mental Health Reimagined is a 1-day conference focused on exploring innovative strategies to support the mental health of youth in and from foster care. Hosted by FosterClub, in partnership with the Oregon Department of Human Services, this second annual summit invites attendees to explore diverse approaches to mental well-being.

When: May 10th, 2024

Where: Gladstone Park Conference Center

Cost: FREE!

Space is limited, so register now



YOUNG PEOPLE:

You don't want to miss this event! 

:gift: Mind-blowing prizes up for grabs! We've got an epic mix of prizes that all attendees have a chance to win!  

:money_with_wings: Youth can earn a whopping $150 for attending the Summit! And if you attend the virtual info session the day before, you'll score an extra :money_with_wings: $50! 

*Youth must be eligible for the Chafee Program


SUPPORTIVE ADULTS:

Care about youth? Plan to be there!

People who are invested in expanding mental health care approaches and enhancing the well-being of youth in foster care in Oregon

  • ILP Workers
  • Child Welfare Leaders
  • Case Workers
  • Parents, Resource Partners & Caregivers
  • Mentors
  • Mental & Behavioral Health Professionals
  • Educators
  • Advocates
  • Researchers

… and other concerned citizens and professionals!

An Unforgettable Day! :balloon:

This summit is going to be LIT! We've got a ton of awesome sessions and activities lined up, so you can choose what you're into. Love yoga? We've got you covered. :woman_in_lotus_position: Into writing or music? We've got sessions for that too! :musical_note: 

The Summit is all about helping young people:

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Put Mental Health First:

You'll learn why mental health is so important and how it affects every part of your life.

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Make Friends Who Get You:

Connect with other young people who know what it's like to be in foster care. You'll see how powerful it is to have friends who understand and support you.

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Discover New Ways to Feel Good:

Get ready to learn some amazing strategies on how to better take care of your mental health and feel your best!


Check out some of the incredible workshops:*


 :herb: Nature Connections

explore the great outdoors and find peace through guided adventures and chill moments in nature.

 :book: We Are Made of Stories

Learn how telling your story can help you heal and grow. You'll even get to create your own sketchbook or graphic novel!

 :drum_with_drumsticks: Make Music, Feel Better

Use music to feel good. You'll get to write songs and jam out with other attendees! 


And that's just a tiny taste of what's in store! *Full agenda available soon


Sign up today and get ready for a day packed with fun, learning, and friendship.

We can't wait to see you there! :raised_hands:

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