National Mental Health Consumers' Association
Philadelphia (Pa.) - A newsletter by the National Mental Health Consumers' Association which contains news from other consumer self-help groups across the United States, information about the NMHCA, and article on how to start a self-help or advocacy group, a list of subject areas in which reading material is available from the National Mental Health Consumer Self-Help Clearinghouse, and updates on legislature involving p... more
1930 Apr. 1
YWCA of the City of New York
New York (N.Y.) - "The Y-Level" Newsletter of the West 137th Street Branch of the YWCA; Vol. III, No. 7. Providing current class schedules, describing Fern Rock Camp, announcing upcoming events, suggesting tips for fitness and well-being, and advertising Bargain Day, "Negro Health Week" and other facility features and special occasions.
World Peace Council
Paris (France) - Outlining various nations' preparations for impending peace congresses; outlining "forms taken by the campaign in France for the World Congress"; describing the "development of a wide peace movement in Italy" and "a flood of opposition in Germany against the Western policy of remilitarisation"; and relaying that "the League of Red Cross Governors carries important resol... more
World Peace Council
Paris (France) - Featuring news on congress underway in various countries around the world; Cuba's "peace caravan," which has collected already 652,000 signatures; "echoes and opinions" on war and peace; and the findings of a certain survey conducted in Hamilton, Ohio.
World Peace Council
Paris (France) - Featuring news on worldwide participation in future peace congresses and related initiatives; suggesting "the whole German nation faces the problem of peace"; mentioning the "possibility of peaceful settlement in Korea"; and describing at length the condemnation of the "work of peace-lovers in the United States" (Peace Information Center staff).
1972 Nov. 28
Northeast Ohio Chapter of the National Paraplegia Foundation
Bedford Heights (Ohio) - Contains notes on the last general meeting of the Northeast Ohio chapter which had to do with the fact that people with physical disabilities and discrimination in employment and programs against people with physical disabilities. An reprinted article from the bulletin of the South Florida Paraplegia Association which discusses the issue of people with severe physical disabilities needing help in thei... more
New York (N.Y.) - Featuring updates on ongoing activities and special events, specifically increased membership, workshops, fundraising efforts and public forums, a benefit showing of the film Hurry Tomorrow, solidarity with a Project Release group in Ontario and the completion of a draft form of the patient's rights handbook written in conjunction with the Mental Health Law Project. Also of interest is the development... more
New York (N.Y.) - Featuring updates on activities, specifically the organiation's move to a larger headquarters, its establishment as a non-profit with tax exempt status and testimony presented to a joint state legislative hearing on mental hygiene. Including writing from Joyce Kasinsky, Larry Friedman, Frank Perino and David H. Briggs.
New York (N.Y.) - Featuring updates on activities, specifically the publishing of the Consumers' Guide to Psychiatric Medication, work on a patients' rights handbook and presence at public events such as conferences, radio shows and new patient rights committees. Including writing from David H. Briggs, Fern Pollack, Joyce Kasinsky, Howie T. Harp and Charles Cane. A book review by Bob Hawes of J. Herbert Fill's The Ment... more
1965 July – 1965 Aug.
Vietnam Day Committee (Berkeley, Calif.)
Berkeley (Calif.) - Newsletter for organizers of a mass Day of International Protest on Oct 15-16: "Vietnam, like Mississippi, is not an aberration -- it is a mirror of America."