Calaveras County: May declared mental health awareness month

The Calaveras County Board of Supervisors joined the rest of the state in proclaiming May as Mental Health Awareness Month in Calaveras County at Tuesday’s meeting.

District 2 Supervisor Jack Garamendi read off the proclamation prior to the start of the public comment period.

“I serve on the Mental Health Advisory Committee and it’s a great committee and I’m very proud to serve on that,” said Garamendi. “It really works very closely with families, health care, addiction, law enforcement and it’s a very positive group trying to make this a bigger and stronger community.”

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