To increases awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and
promotes the message that behavioral health is essential to health, prevention works, treatment is effective, and people recover.
Let’s start with coffee and San Mateo County Speakers:
Scott Gilman, Director of Behavioral Health, Clara Boyden, first Deputy Director for BHRS, and Richard Livermore, retired Judge of the Superior Court and many more.
Afterward, we will go on a the virtual “Philomena Walk of HOPE” in honor of an Philomena an incredible woman who worked during her lifetime tirelessly in support of the Recovery community. Philomena was tragically taken from us, she was a victim of domestic violence.
We dedicate our Walk to Philomena because of her outstanding work within the Recovery Community . We usually walk from the San Mateo Bridge to the Courthouse. This year the walk is virtual! You can walk with us from the comfort of your home.