Speakers Bureau

One in five Californians lives with a mental health issue and experiences unfair treatment. Help break the stigma and separate facts from stereotypes by hosting a presentation by Lift Every Voice and Speak at your workplace or organization.

Lift Every Voice and Speak is a speakers bureau of individuals with lived experience of mental health challenges. Based in Alameda County, the diverse group of real people with real stories focuses on educating and enlightening the public about mental health.

For more information on how to host a presntation, contact PEERS Gilbert Pizano at gpizano@peersnet.org or (510) 832-7337.

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2014

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Aug
2014

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Aug
2014

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Dec
2013

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