Here are links to various videos in the District Council’s Youtube library that Vincentians might find useful. To browse all of the videos click on this link: DC Youtube videos
Zoom video on how Vincentians can better work with the mentally ill. Presented by Mary Leamy, the president of NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Tuolumne County. It covers the main types of mental illnesses and how to work with people that have a mental illness.
Here is a pdf file of her talk. Mentally Ill talk at March 2022 DC meeting
Zoom video on the homeless. Presented by Lisa Liles who works as a mental health clinician for HomeFirst Services of Santa Clara County at one of their Bridge Housing Communities (BHC). Her location houses roughly 80 chronically homeless single adults. She will explain who gets to be housed there, services offered, challenges, and success rate of residents moving into permanent housing.