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NEWS, MENTAL HEALTH, INCUBATE

Intergenerational Wellness Retreat with QC Family Tree

Angela Whitenhill   |   June 24, 2019

This past spring, NBA’s Mental Health Initiative in partnership with QC Family Tree, worked together to create an intergenerational wellness retreat that encouraged healthy character and identity formation for all ages.

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MENTAL HEALTH, ANTI-RACISM/PRO-RECONCILIATION, STORIES

A Time to Protest and a Time to Rest

Angela Whitenhill   |   July 13, 2016

As activists, we all too often seem to put ourselves last when it comes to caring about the safety and wellbeing of others. Read on about psychological risks of activism and ways to respond and maintain balance, wellness, and healthy mental health.

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MENTAL HEALTH, NEWS

Launching the Mental Health Affinity Group

Angela Whitenhill   |   May 19, 2016

We are excited to announce the formal launch of the Mental Health and Congregational Care Affinity Group!

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MENTAL HEALTH, STORIES

Embarking Upon a Mental Health Book Study

Angela Whitenhill   |   April 25, 2016

As the NBA works to create meaningful ways to acknowledge mental health in the life of the church, our staff participated in a six-week Lenten book study focused on mental health, faith, and inclusion.

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MENTAL HEALTH INITIATIVE

SoulCare: Taking Pause in Crisis

April 15, 2020

Our Mental Health & Wellness Initiative team invites you to join us for a moment to pause and process. Over the coming weeks, NBA will host a series of SoulCare moments to practice self-care and prayer.

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Dani Loving Cartwright

Vice President of Operations
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CHILDREN / YOUTH / FAMILY, HUNGER / FOOD SECURITY

A Small Hand is a specialist pantry that fill the gaps government assistance does not provide, including non-food essentials such as diapers, feeding bottles, pacifiers and other hygiene necessities.