Discussions about Medicare For All and the Affordable Care Act in the presidential debates are highlighting the affordability crisis in health care nationwide. And while some are advocating that the federal government play a larger role in paying for health coverage, what’s happening to San Mateo County Health, the county’s health department, is the exact more
January 2020 News Listing
Starbucks employees now have free access to Headspace, an app which provides hundreds of audio sessions and meditations to manage and improve mental health. Headspace is part of a larger Starbucks initiative aimed at supporting the mental health and well-being of its employees. The app covers topics like personal growth, life challenges, kids and parenting, more
Helping improve San Mateo County’s mental health NAMI celebrates 45 years of assisting with mental illness.
As focus grows on stressors and anxieties tend to rise through the holiday season, a small but mighty advocacy organization reminds Peninsula families that mental health should be a priority through the rest of the year as well. NAMI, or National Alliance on Mental Illness, celebrated 45 years of assisting those with mental illness, as more
When San Carlos resident Suzanne Hughes formed a nonprofit offering mental health services four years ago, she started out with just three interns and a mission to make them affordable and accessible to anyone who might need them. Trained as a marriage and family therapist, Hughes drew from more than 20 years of mental health more