Everyone in the Block Island community (residents and visitors) are welcome to offer posts to our blog. The blog space is here. Young people and volunteers who have taken part in activities can create reviews, offer suggestions, feedback, send in photos etc. Make contact – become a ‘poster’ on this space. Click on titles below … More You tell us
Our sister/brother organization NAMI BI made their contribution to Mental Health Month a Conference on Opioids – review of the conference below – BI Wellness sponsored the play “Four Legs to Stand On”. But in researching, after the events, I found this great video – look and share. And, watch. This is the review – … More Addictions, Brains, Minds, Opioids
It seems a while since posting – so this is a quick update as we move on through the fall in 2016. The Roots program has taken place with Grade 6, there has been a Halloween teen dance. I just found a podcast about poetry and addiction – share if. you like it. It is … More Moving on Fall 2016
On July 17 there was a good turn out for the dance (about 35 kids, probably about 50/50 between visitors and islanders) It was even more successful than last year’s. Thanks to all who helped, in specific Eileen, Shannon, Kathy, Mimi and Missy.
Wellness had a dance party. Were you there? Tell us about it!
So day one was a success, 13 children attended the first session and 7 in the afternoon. There were 4 kids from the mainland. Thank Jill, Kathy and Missy who chaperoned and tie-dyed
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Don’t forget to look on our Facebook Page for updates and more about what the BI Wellness Coalition does. Lots more photos there – like this one of a group at Recreation. They made tie dye T-shirts about ATI – Above The Influence.
Wellness is delighted to announce that we had really good candidates for the post of Activities Coordinator. Every one of them would have been a plus for the coalition. We had to choose, and Jill did sums with the budget, and so we have not just one new person, but two. Melissa Conant, Missy, will … More Appointments
Another successful Roots behind us with a happy engaged class. BI school 6th Grade 2015 – what a great group you are! Thank you to everyone for helping keep this program going. For those of you that weren’t there, some highlights: through journalist and closing circle we were able to weave in the “find your … More Roots 2015