Networking Forum

Wellesley Friendly Aid hosts an annual forum for local non-profit organizations, schools and town offices that provide assistance to residents. The forums serve to educate the community, inform and update participants on the various resources available to Wellesley residents, and facilitate networking between organizations.

Friendly Aid sponsored its Tenth Annual Networking Forum on Tuesday, September 26.  The theme was adolescent mental health and wellness and speakers included: Rob Evans, Executive Director of Human Relations Service; Bob Anthony, Rotary Club of Wellesley President and Manager of its Peer Leadership & Depression Prevention program; Joanne Grant, the Director of Fitness and Health at Wellesley High School; Sawyer Bethel, the interim Executive Director of OUTMetroWest; and from the Wellesley Centers for Women Layli Maraparan, Executive Director, and Tracy Gadston and Linda Charmaran, research scientists.