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A Message from the Leadership Team

 

We imagine that many of you, like us, are deeply troubled by the acts of racism, bigotry and violence that have been committed here […]

Press Release: Crisis Text is now live!

For Immediate Release
August 11, 2017
The Contra Costa Crisis Center is excited to announce that phase two of our new texting program has launched. Just […]

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    Looking Forward: A message from Mary Vradelis, Interim Executive Director

Looking Forward: A message from Mary Vradelis, Interim Executive Director

I am delighted to join the dedicated and talented team of the Contra Costa Crisis Center.  As the Interim Executive Director, I will work […]

Press Release: 211 Text is now live!

July 2017
For Immediate Release

The Contra Costa Crisis Center is excited to announce that the first part of our new texting program has launched.  211 […]

With Warm Regards

The Crisis Center has been a wonderful professional experience for me these past five years and I’m proud of the profoundly good work we’ve […]

13 Reasons To Have a Conversation: May Candle-lite

’13 Reasons Why’ you should be talking to your teen
On March 31st, Netflix released season 1 of “13 Reasons Why” and has recently announced […]

The Crisis Center goes green-er…

In the later part of 2016, the Contra Costa Crisis Center adopted smart building technology, enabling a more responsive and efficient energy usage in our 24/7 facility.  […]

2016 Share the Spirit Grant Awards Announced

The Share the Spirit evaluation committee, a partnership of Bay Area News Group – East Bay Times and the Contra Costa Crisis Center, is […]

September: Suicide Prevention Awareness Week

Does talking about thoughts of suicide increase the risk that someone will act on those thoughts?
We know that most people who die by suicide […]

  • Permalink Elaine Clark, chief executive officer of Meals on Wheels and Senior Outreach Services, front row from left, awarded the Ray Zenoni Volunteer of the Year Award to the Wells Fargo volunteer teams led by Wells Fargo Bank vice president Darlene Campbell and Jennifer Lopez, with, second row, from left, Carole Schultze, Kathy Sutton, Mona Aviles, Debbie Goodenough, Gayle McKinley, George Kanto, Nancy Carrell, Mary Gerach-Levenesque and Maria Andrews, and top row, from left, Rita Nyulassy, Kent Tambazidis, Linda Fuller, Dave Brown, Shirley Pettit and Paula Lloyd.Gallery

    Corporate Caring Volunteer Week highlighted by East Bay Times

Corporate Caring Volunteer Week highlighted by East Bay Times

Columnist Faith Barnidge highlights the upcoming Corporate Caring Volunteer Week in her Good Neighbors column this week (excerpt below).
For the full article, click here.
 

 

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