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Family Support Telephone Network (FSTN)

FSTN is an all-volunteer non-professional support group of and for family members and friends of persons with serious persistent mental illness (of any/all ages), especially persons living in Montgomery County, Maryland.

FSTN In Focus

  • 2014 FSTN Annual Winter Festivities in the Planning Be on the look-out for more details and arrangements to be announced...the 2014 FSTN Annual Winter Festivities are in the works and a location has been reserved.Get ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2013, 8:52 AM by FSTN Family
  • FSTN 2013 Summer Picnic a Huge Success! August 25th, 2013, on a gloriously sunny summer day at a pastoral private property, FSTN held its third annual picnic with games, a stand-up comic (one of our ...
    Posted Nov 4, 2013, 8:40 PM by FSTN Family
  • FSTN Winter Celebration a growing success! 02/20/2011  With over 60 individuals and 11 organizations in attendance, the 2011 FSTN Winter Celebration, held in the Walter Johnson High School (Bethesda) cafeteria, was a huge success ...
    Posted Feb 21, 2011, 7:19 AM by FSTN Family
  • FSTN Launches FSTN.Family Site 02/20/2011  In an effort to expand its communication capabilities and provide greater informational access, FSTN launched its first website using Google Sites.com.
    Posted Feb 21, 2011, 6:54 AM by FSTN Family
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News You Can Use

  • Low level of Vitamin D is associated with mental illnesses; Supplements help 3/14/2013  Several studies have found that low levels of vitamin D are associated with increased mania, bi-polar disorder, depression, and psychosis.  More recently small studies suggest that ...
    Posted Oct 13, 2013, 6:12 PM by FSTN Family
  • Unemployeed disabled are tuition exempt at Montgomery College 10/04/2011  "Any resident of Maryland who is retired from the workforce by reason of total and permanent disability as defined by the Social Security or Railroad Retirement Act ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2011, 8:42 PM by FSTN Family
  • Low-cost Internet services, computers to low-income families 10/04/2011  Connecting America: The National Broadband Plan, unveiled March 16, 2010, is a FCC (Federal Communications Commission) plan which deals with improving broadband Internet access throughout the United ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2011, 8:49 PM by FSTN Family
  • Lifeline and Link Up: Affordable Telephone Service for Income-Eligible Consumers 10/04/2011  Brought to you by the US Federal government, the Lifeline program provides discounts on monthly telephone charges, and Link Up provides a discount on the cost of ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2011, 7:05 PM by FSTN Family
  • President declares October 2011 National Disability Employment Awareness Month 10/03/2011    Now, Therefore, I, Barack Obama, President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of ...
    Posted Oct 4, 2011, 6:53 PM by FSTN Family
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