County of Marin Health and Human Services

BHRS Community Events



BHRS provides many community events throughout the year, including awareness events, training opportunities, and town halls. We invite everyone to attend. Please check this page often, as events will be updated regularly!

Marin County Suicide Prevention Collaborative Meeting

Held the first Wednesday of every month at 2 pm. Next meeting: February 3 at 2:00 pm. Please join us as we work together to prevent suicide in our community!

Thursday Night Family Support Group

We are a group of clinical staff and family partners who offer time each week to provide support, guidance, and a safe place to share your stories, connect with others who are having similar experiences, and provide education and information that may be helpful as you navigate the complexities of behavioral health challenges. Starting on June 18, 2020, we have moved our groups to zoom - check the link above for more details. Every Thursday from 7:00 to 8:30 pm. 

Safety Planning Training Intervention to Reduce Suicide Risk

January 21, 2021 at 1:30 pm. Zoom Details: Register in advance for this meeting.

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Presentation: Talk Saves Lives

January 12 (3:30-4:30 pm), January 20 (5:30-6:30pm), January 28 (3:30-4:30 pm) and February 5 (11:30 am-12:30 pm). Format: Virtual.

Train-the-Trainer: Talk Saves Lives American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Interested in learning how to speak to others about suicide prevention using the Talk Saves Lives model? To register contact: February 24, 2021 (2:00-5:00 pm). Limited to15 people.

SOS Allies for Hope. Survivors of Suicide Bereavement Support Group 

Contact 415-492-0614 to get a Zoom link or Held 2nd and 4th Wednesday monthly at 7:00 pm.

Buckelew Hotline Counselor Training

January 19, weekly for 10 weeks. (Must sign up to have interview by 1/17). Register:

Buckelew Programs Suicide Prevention Trainings

Held monthly 3rd Wednesday at 11 am starting February 17. Format: Virtual. Register: Tim Lea, email:

Radio Show on Suggestions & Solutions for Health, Safety, Satisfaction & Serenity

Weekly. Wednesdays at 11:00 am (Spanish). Live thru KBBF 89.1 FM, KWMR 90.5, 89.9, 92.3 FM and on Facebook on “Cuerpo, Corazon, Comunidad”. Visit:

Parenting Support in Stressful Times

A space for parents to express their challenges, fears and/or questions. Weekly, every Thursday at 4 pm (English) and Wednesday at 5 pm (Spanish). To register for the class in English: call Leticia McCoy at 415-716-2746 and for the class in Spanish: call Maria Rea at 415-755-3317.

Suicide Prevention Trainings for work, clinic, or community setting

Offered by BHRS and our community-based partners.

Mental Health and Substance Use Services (MHSUS) changed its name to Behavioral Health and Recovery Services (BHRS).  As such, all references in existing departmental policies and procedures to MHSUS can be understood to reference BHRS as well.