• Categories

“Our View: Let’s highlight Erie’s mental health resources”

Panorama of downtown Erie in 1912, looking Wes...

Panorama of downtown Erie in 1912, looking West along the 15th Street tracks. The tallest steeple to the north of the tracks is St. Peter Cathedral (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Article Link

This January 8, 2013 article on GoErie.com talks about resources available in Erie, PA to help folks with mental health issues.

“Erie shelters to ask churches to help with homeless”

Lake Erie 01/29/2005

Lake Erie 01/29/2005 (Photo credit: kuddlyteddybear2004)

Article Link

This October 18, 2012 article on the GoErie.com website talks about a request made to Erie churches to help give shelter during the winter for people who are homeless in and around Erie, PA.

“Erie VA hopes to get some of nationwide increase in mental-health staff”

Article Link

This article found on GoErie.com on April 19, 2012 talks about the Erie VA’s work to expand existing services they offer to be ready for veterans returning from Iraq

“Possible cuts to human services programs worry Erie County clients, providers”

Article Link

This March 29, 2012 article on GoErie.com talks about the concerns of not only mental health providers, but also of the clients in Erie County, PA

“Proposed public welfare cuts ‘serious’ challenge to Erie County’s human-services programs”

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Erie County

Map of Pennsylvania highlighting Erie County (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Article Link

This article dated March 25, 2012 found on GoErie.com talks about concerns raised by Erie County

“Times In-Depth: Iraq War soldier with PTSD helps other veterans suffering with disorder”

Erie PA on Lake Erie latitude 42.114507 longit...

Erie PA on Lake Erie latitude 42.114507 longitude -80.076213 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Article Link

This article found on GoErie.com dated March 21, 2012 talks about one Iraq Veteran who is in recovery from PTSD, and as he walks his own journey, he helps other Veterans as a Peer-Support Specialist at the VA in Erie, PA

“Times In-Depth: Erie veterans struggle with the wounds of war”

This article found in the Sunday, March 18, 2012 edition of the Erie Times-News and on GoErie.com talks about the struggles faced by Veterans returning from war who have been diagnosed with PTSD and what is being done to help them.

%d bloggers like this: