First Christian Church is the host site for a community wide forum on mental health education and issues related to providing good mental health for everyone in our central Iowa area of Ames. The event runs from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, January 21st. Julie Saxton who is the Mental health Advocate for the Ames Police Department will be serving as the facilitator for this gathering. This event is being planned and supported by First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, Ames First United Methodist, and the United Church of Christ of Ames, as well as volunteers from Food at First.