Upcoming Events

Stronger Together

We’re not meant to live life on our own. Finding a community who understands what you’re going through is one of the best things you can do as you walk alongside a loved one experiencing mental health challenges. Join our upcoming events and workshops to continue learning about mental health and get plugged into a community that cares.

In addition to the upcoming events listed below, we also have a variety of ongoing events designed to help provide community and support to the caregivers of loved ones with mental health challenges.

Holidays and Hope Event from the AAFOP

Saturday, December 9, 2023 | 9:45am – 2pm
Zoom opens at 9:30am

If a member of your family is struggling with mental illness or substance abuse, YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Join us for a FREE WORKSHOP presented by the African American Family Outreach Project. Psychiatrist Dr. Karriem Salaam and Abuse Counselor Rev Kenneth Love are our speakers.

A TOAST TO HOPE: The Winter Winery Fundraiser

Saturday, December 9, 2023 | 6pm – 10pm
3 Steves Winery
5700 Greenville Road
Livermore, CA

Join us for an unforgettable evening at 3 Steves Winery in Livermore, CA. Get ready to sip, savor, and support a great cause! Our Winter Winery Fundraiser promises a night filled with delicious wines, great music, and fantastic company. Whether you’re a wine connoisseur or just enjoy a glass every now and then, this event is perfect for everyone. So grab your friends, put on your favorite winter attire, and come raise a glass to hope with us!


AAFOP Free Workshop | Mental Health Crisis Services

Saturday, October 7, 2023 | 9:45am – 12pm
Via Zoom

If you or your family is struggling with mental illness or substance abuse, you are not alone! Join us for a discussion with Alameda County Staff on the mental health needs within the African American Community. Presented by the African American Family Outreach Project.

Free and Open to All Families!

Parent Café
En español

Los martes, noviembre 28, diciembre 5 y 12, 2023 | 10am – 12:30pm (aprox.)
Acompáñanos vía Zoom

Este es un espacio para padres, cuidadores y miembros de familia.
Ven a aprender sobre los 5 Factores de Protección que fortalecen a la familia
El tema es “Reconociendo Mi Resiliencia”.
Llega preparado/a para recibir y compartir de tu propia experiencia.

Community Events

We are pleased to provide information on events being held by our community partners that you may find helpful, supportive, or educational.

Mental Health First Aid
Become a Certified Mental Health First Aider Upon Completing a One-Day Training Free of Cost!

Winter Trainings:
Friday, Oct 27 2023, 9am-4pm
Friday, Dec 15 2023, 9am-4pm
Tuesday, Jan 9 2024, 9am-4pm

Learn how to…
– Recognize common signs and symptoms of mental health
-Understand how to interact with a person in crisis
-Know how to connect a person to resources
-Use self-care tools and techniques
Lunch Included 

Cultura y Bienestar
1415 Fruitvale Ave. Oakland, CA

Primeros Auxilios de Salud Mental
(Mental Health First Aid)
Obtén tu certificado de Primeros Auxilios de Salud Mental al Completar un Entrenamiento de un Día ¡Gratuito!

Entrenamiento de invierno:
Viernes, 17 de noviembre 2023, 8am-5pm
Martes, 5 de diciembre 2023, 8am-5pm
Viernes, 19 de enero 2024, 8am-5pm

Learn how to…
– Identificar signos y síntomas de un problema de salud mental o de uso de substancias
-Comprender cómo interactuar con una person que experimenta una crisis
-Saber como conectar a una persona con recursos
-Usar herramientas y técnicas de autocuidado
Almuerzo Incluido 

Cultura y Bienestar
1415 Fruitvale Ave. Oakland, CA

Dads Voices – Family Paths Presents
Fatherhood & Co-Parenting: Beyond Conflict

Dates: (Mondays) 10/23, 10/30, 11/06, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27

Online vía Zoom
6:30pm – 8:30pm
Facilitator: Juan Cuba, CPDPE

To register, please call 1(800) 829-3777
Limited Space Available

This 6-week series is guided by the principles—empathy,
purpose, integrity, and gratitude. The curriculum is designed to
build confidence and enhance the co-parenting experience for
Dads. This program benefits Dads who live with their children or
separated from them.

Download Flyer| 1(800)829-3777
For more info. contact, Juan Cuba, Fatherhood Specialist at jcuba@familypaths.org
Juli Rositas, Program Manager at jrositas@familypaths.org

Family Paths, Inc., a Parent Educational Program
Nurturing Parenting (an evidence-based curriculum) 

Dates: (Thursdays) 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14
(no class on 11/23, Thanksgiving)

Location: Online vía Zoom Meetings
Hours: 1:30 – 3:30 pm (afternoon class)
Certified Facilitator: Michael Lewis, CPDPE, NPP
To Register please call our Parenting Stress Helpline
@ 1-800-829-3777
For more information, please contact Juli Rositas, Parent Education Program Manager
@ (510) 380-1734 or at jrositas@familypaths.org

 This 10-week series is designed to empower young parents including expectant young parents to make healthier choices, to build empathy and self-worth, learn positive ways to deal with stress and anger and alternatives to spanking, develop positive parent-child attachment and to be positive role models for their children. Priority is Alameda Co. residents. Other counties will be considered on a case-by-case basis, please call (510) 380-1734 to inquire.

To qualify for these classes participants must be parents or expectant parents 25 and under who are or were involved in the juvenile justice system and/or who are considered *crossover youth within the child welfare system. * involved in both the juvenile justice (ex. probation) and child welfare systems (ex. foster care)

$500 gift card for completing the classes & parent coaching sessions

The Union City Outpatient Program
(Asian American Recovery Services (AARS),
a program of Health Right 360)

Accepting New Clients!
Outpatient, Intensive Outpatient,
Recovery Support Services

The Union City Outpatient Program at AARS/ HealthRIGHT 360 serves adults challenged with a substance use disorder (SUD), and specializes in working with Transitional Aged Youth (18 – 25 years) and with Asian, & Pacific Islander populations.

Call (510) 474-7414

Family Paths

Now Offering Low-Fee Therapy for Children and Parents

We’re Accepting New Clients!
Providing the Support You Need Right Now

We provide client-centered, trauma-informed therapy services to Alameda
County parents, caregivers, youth, children and families.
All of our services are available via Telehealth-video and in-person.
Sliding scale is $70-$10 per session based on ability to pay.

Trauma; Abuse; Divorce; Loss; Stress; Family and Community Violence

Call 1-800-829-3777

Psychosis REACH Training for Relatives, Friends, and Individuals with a Psychosis Condition

Now Available Through 2023

First Part | Complete at Your Own Pace

Second Part – Dates Available:
Friday, March 10th | 9am–12pm – Main Date
Friday, June 9th
| 9am–12pm
Friday, September 8th | 9am–12pm
Friday, December 8th | 9am–12pm

Psychosis REACH

Psychosis REACH is a training that offers concrete, evidence-based skills for relatives and friends of individuals with psychotic disorders to better care for and relate to their loved ones. It takes a proven psychotherapy for people with schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and modifies it to the needs of caregivers.

Cultura & Bienestar te Invita al Evento Mensual de
Curación Tradicional

Cada Tercer Viernes del Mes | 5pm – 7pm

Cultura & Bienestar – Curación Tradicional

Prácticas ancestrales de sanación, nos ayudarán a vivir el aquí y ahora, aceptando y afrontando los desafíos de la vida diaria con esperanza, amor y valor. ¡Únete a nuestra junta virtual y aprendamos juntos!

Para más información: Hermelinda D. Aguiar

Office: (510) 535-8411, Mobile: (510) 290-6573


Cultura & Bienestar Presenta: Circulo de Tambores

Los lunes | 4pm – 5pm

Cultura & Bienestar nos ofrece la oportunidad de participar y aprender como estos círculos de tambores, los elementos y ritmos nos pueden ayudar en aliviar el estrés, la ansiedad y balancear nuestro bienestar. Este es un evento gratis.

Lugar: Cultura & Bienestar 1415 Fruitvale Ave. Oakland, CA 94601

Para más información: Raul Pacheco (Behavioral Health Educator)

Office: (510) 535-8405, Mobile: (510) 363-6134, rapacheco@laclinica.org

Cultura & Bienestar Presenta: Sembrando Bienestar
Grupo de Apoyo en el Jardín
(A Support Group in Spanish on wellness through gardening and connection)

Los lunes | 9:30am – 11am

Cultura & Bienestar presenta un nuevo grupo de apoyo para convivir, aprender sobre las plantas y jardinería y así mejorar el bienestar.
Cuidado de Niños Disponible

Lugar: Cultura & Bienestar 1415 Fruitvale Ave. Oakland, CA 94601

Registrese con Vivi Santana Pacheco

LLamar o mandar texto: (510) 507-4280 | vsantana@laclinica.org

Cultura & Bienestar Presenta: Círculo de Hombres Latinxs

(A Support Group in Spanish for Latinxs Men)

1er y 3er miércoles de cada mes | 5pm – 6:30pm

Acompáñenos para compartir nuestras experiencias, aprender uno del otro y recibir información y recursos sobre nuestro papel como hombre en nuestras comunidades.

∼ Ofreceremos refrigerios y bebidas ∼
∼ Cuidado infantil disponible ∼

Para más información, comunicarse con
Alberto Perez Rendon
510-535-8406 | aperezrendon@laclinica.org

Cultura y Bienestar Presenta
Celebrando Comunidad

Viernes, 1 de Diciembre | 2:30 – 5:30

¡Acompáñanos a celebrar en comunidad por estar vivos y conscientes de cuidar nuestra salud mental!
¡Tendremos musica, Comida y Sorpresas!
Cuidado de Ninos Disponible

Para mas información:
510-290-6573 | haguilar@laclinica.org