In order to join the POCC, you must have life experience as a mental health consumer, and live or work in Alameda County. A mental health consumer is a person who has a mental health issue that has disrupted his or her education, employment, physical health, housing, social connections and/or quality of life. He or she has utilized services for this, and has been stigmatized, discriminated against or socially excluded because of this condition.
Membership in the POCC opens opportunities to apply for scholarships and reimbursements that will support you to attend conferences, trainings, workshops, and committee meetings.
POCC is an organization that empowers people living with mental health and/or substance use conditions.
Applications will be available at the orientation.
Questions, please contact Jaleah Winn at 510-567-8182
Accessible by BART and AC Transit. Use BART and/or AC Transit bus lines 1 and 40.
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