Calendar of Events

The Kim Foundation® lives out its mission of improving lives through mental health and suicide prevention by connecting people to resources. Check back often as additional events will be added on a continual basis. If you would like to publicize a behavioral health event in your community, please email us at info@thekimfoundation.org

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January
The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, January 26th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings are held via Zoom until further notice.

February
The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, February 23rd

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.


Nebraska Children's Home Society - Raising Your Grandchildren: Challenges and Joys

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

Time: 6:00- 7:00pm

Presentation will be streamed via Zoom. Register online at nchs.org

In Nebraska, more than 28,000 children live with grandparents or other relatives. Of these children, more than 4,500 have no parents in the home. Hear first hand experiences from grandparents raising their grandchildren at this free, virtual event.

This presentation is open to all grandparents and skipped generation caregivers in the Omaha and Lincoln metro areas.

Questions? Call or text 402.677.9102 or email familycenter@nchs.org

March
AFSP: More than Sad (Parent)

Held virtually on March 6th

10:00am - 12:00pm

Click here to register:

https://nemtsmarch.attendease.com/


AFSP: Talk Saves Lives

Held virtually on March 11th

6:30 - 8:30pm

Click here to register:

https://netsl31121.attendease.com/


Brain Injury Alliance: Annual Brain Injury Conference

March 18th & 19th

Continuing education credits are available. For more information, visit: https://biane.org/events/conference/


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, March 23rd

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.


NAMIWalks Your Way Nebraska Virtual Rally

Wednesday, March 24th at 6:00 p.m.

The Rally will feature:

  • Motivational presentations from community members.
  • Information about the impact NAMI Nebraska is making in our state.
  • Information about NAMIWalks Nebraska and how you can get involved.

Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/namiwalks-nebraska-2021-rally-tickets-138903370721 

April
AFSP: Talk Saves Lives

Held virtually on April 15th

6:30 - 8:30pm

Click here to register:

https://netsl41521.attendease.com/


American Association of Suicidology 2021 Hybrid Conference

April 21- 24

For more information and to register, visit: https://www.aasconference.org/


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, April 27th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

May
The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, May 25th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

June
Nebraska School Mental Health Conference

June 2nd-3rd, 2021

Location: Virtual

The Nebraska School Mental Health Initiative was launched to promote strong mental health services in our schools; to provide resources and training to increase access; and to promote early intervention and wrap around services for youth and families.

For more information & registration follow this link: https://www.thekimfoundation.org/nebraska-school-mental-health/


Bike with Mike

Saturday, June 5th

Bike or walk and eat tacos in a community celebration/fundraiser on the Wabash Trace, in honor of Mike Kutilek, with the mission of bringing awareness to local mental health resources.

Check-in & start: 9:00-10:00am at Lewis Central Jr. High in Council Bluffs, IA

Tacos & Program: 12:00pm (halfway point) Tobey Jack's Steakhouse in Mineola, IA

For more information visit: https://www.bikewithmike2021.com/


Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska: BRAIN Talks

After unexpected trauma, what can you do and who can you turn to for help? Learn how to select the best representation for your situation from experienced attorneys.

Tuesday, June 15th
6:00 - 7:30pm
Join on Zoom for this FREE event: bit.ly/BIANE-legal-training

For questions, contact: Chris Stewart, Resource Facilitator at Brain Injury Alliance of Nebraska at chris@biane.org or 402-423-2463.


NAMI

June 17th & 24th
11:00am - 1:00pm

What: NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their families.

When: June 17, 2021, 11A 1P and June 24, 2021,
11A 1P (attendance at both sessions required to
receive 4 hour CEU Certificate (KS BSRB Approved)

Where: Online via GoToWebinar
COST: FREE
Register Here:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6931995714562169616


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, June 22nd

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.


The Kim Foundation Virtual Town Hall Event

Tuesday, June 22nd

7:00-8:30pm via Zoom

To register and for more information please visit: https://www.thekimfoundation.org/summer-mental-health-virtual-town-hall-event/ 

July
NAMI

July 15th and 22nd
11:00am - 1:00pm

What: NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their
families.

When: July 15, 2021, 11A - 1P and July 22, 2021, 11A - 1P (attendance at both sessions required to receive 4 hour CEU Certificate (KS BSRB Approved)

Where: Online via GoToWebinar
COST: FREE
Register Here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8415340256208098062


NAMICon

July 27th & 28th

Attend NAMI’s two-day event dedicated to informing the mental health community with resources, research and support.

NAMICon’s registration fee starts at just $10, an incredible value — giving you access to premier mental health programming.

To register, visit: https://na.eventscloud.com/ereg/newreg.php?eventid=585902&reference=Website 

August
NAMI

August 12th and 19th
11:00am - 1:00pm

What: NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their families.

When: August 12, 2021, 11A - 1P and August 19, 2021, 11A - 1P (attendance at both sessions required to receive 4 hour CEU Certificate (KS BSRB Approved)

Where: Online via GoToWebinar
COST: FREE
Register Here:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2772399192345820430


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, August 24th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.


Region 6 Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Wednesday, August 25th
9:00am - 2:30pm

To register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/virtual-youth-mental-health-first-aid-tickets-120113501717

September
Region 6 Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Thursday, September 16th or Friday, September 24th
9:00am - 2:30pm

To register, visit: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/virtual-youth-mental-health-first-aid-tickets-120113501717


NAMI Provider

Thursday, September 16th and Thursday, September 23rd
11:00am - 1:00pm

NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their families.

To register or to find out more information, visit: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3977182463955911438 


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, September 28th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

October
Virtual Listening Session on Mental Health Data

Wednesday, October 6th

9:45-11:30am via Zoom

Discuss current efforts to prioritize mental health in our region and how you can take part. This session is FREE!

For more information visit: XchangeSummit.com


2021 Cultural Inclusive Series Gender Responsive Training/Overlooked Signs of Suicidality in Black Youth

Thursday, October 7th
9:00am - 2:00pm

Free in-person training at The Venue at Highlander
2120 N. 30th St.
Zoom link will be available for those not able to attend in person. Limited to 70 in-person.

Learn best practices and importance of Gender Responsive Training. Who should attend? Juvenile Justice Professionals, community providers, all who serve system involved and pre-system involved girls and their families.

Click here to register!


NAMI Provider

Thursday, October 7th and Thursday, October 14th
11:00am - 1:00pm

NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their families.

To register or to find out more information, visit: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/2778813743182349070


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, October 26th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

November
Time for Hope & Healing - The Kim Foundation's Annual Eventt

Thursday, November 4th

The Kim Foundation is excited to welcome Zak Williams this year for their annual Luncheon & Keynote!

Time: 11:30am-1:00pm

Location:
Embassy Suites La Vista Conference Center
12520 Westport Parkway
La Vista, Nebraska, 68128

For more information follow this link: https://www.thekimfoundation.org/annual-event/


The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition (MASPC)

Tuesday, November 24th

The Metro Area Suicide Prevention Coalition is a community collaboration working to end suicide in the Metro Area. The coalition meets the fourth Tuesday of every month (unless otherwise noted). Anyone in the community is welcome to attend!

Time: 8:30am-10:00am

Place: Due to COVID-19, these meetings will be held via Zoom until further notice.

December
NAMI Provider

Thursday, December 2nd and Thursday, December 9th
11:00am - 1:00pm

NAMI Provider introduces mental health and other health professionals to the unique perspectives of people with mental health conditions and their families.

To register or to find out more information, visit: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/3293916249097815566