Family & Friends Seminar @ UnityPoint-Trinity R.I.

NAMI Family & Friends is a free four-hour seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.

Register Online

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.

– Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible eBook apps.

THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS
These seminars are made available by the generosity of our grant partners. In Scott County: The Regional Development Authority. In Rock Island and Henry Counties: The Doris & Victor Day Foundation, Rauch Family Foundation, and the Rock Island Community Foundation.


Visit with us at Veterans Experience Action Center

Veterans Experience Action Center Services Include:

The most comprehensive Veteran resource event in the region July 19 and 20, 2019.

  • Benefits compensation and pension claims
  • Wellness exams, on-site enrollment in VA health care benefits
  • Social services, including caregiver support and home health care
  • Mental health counseling and opioid safety education
  • Homeless, low-income housing and vocational support services – Volunteer and employment opportunities – Vocational rehabilitation, loan guarantee and education services – VA Mobile Vet Center – VA National Cemetery Administration Memorial Benets – Services from community partners, including: – Information and referrals – Legal services
  • Resilience and preparedness information
  • And much more!

In Our Own Voice @ Scott County Sheriff’s Dept.

In Our Own Voice presenters Gail and Lynn will tell their own stories of living with a mental health condition. This is an opportunity to learn first-hand about the challenges, realities and good things that come from living in recovery.

If your organization would like to schedule this no-cost community presentation, please give us a call at 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 M-F 10-2 or email coordinator@namigmv.org

 


Family & Friends Seminar at MLK Jr. Community Center

NAMI Family & Friends is a free 90-minute seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.
Please pre-register online or 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (M-F 10-2).
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.- Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible eBook apps.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS
This seminar is made available by grants from the Doris & Victor Day Foundation, Rauch Family Foundation, The Moline Foundation and the Rock Island Community Foundation.

Annual Member Meeting

Join the NAMI GMV board of directors and a special guest speaker for our annual meeting. Networking and hors d’oeuvres beginning at 5:30 p.m. with program starting at 6 p.m.  Speaker to be announced.  New board members introduced and affirmed. Register here.


Family & Friends Seminar @ Davenport Public Library Downtown

NAMI Family & Friends is a free 90-minute seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.
Please pre-register at https://bit.ly/2qsSl0U or 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (M-F 10-2). This event will be held at the Davenport Public Library, 321 N. Main Street.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.- Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible eBook apps.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS
This seminar is made available by a grant from the Regional Development Authority.


Family & Friends Seminar at Davenport Public Library Eastern Avenue

NAMI Family & Friends is a free 90-minute seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.
Please pre-register at https://bit.ly/2qsSl0U or 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (M-F 10-2). This event will be held at the Davenport Public Library, 6000 Eastern Avenue.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.- Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources
ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible eBook apps.
COMMUNITY PARTNERS
This seminar is made available by a grant from the Regional Development Authority.

NAMI Family & Friends Seminar @ Hope United

NAMI Family & Friends is a free four-hour seminar that informs people who have loved ones with a mental health condition how to best support them. It’s also an opportunity to meet other people in similar situations and gain community support.

Register Online.

You may also call 563-386-7477 Ext. 266 (10-2 M-F).

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN …
The seminar is led by trained people with lived experience of supporting a family member with a mental health condition. They will walk you through the following topics.

– Understanding diagnoses, treatment and recovery
– Effective communication strategies
– The importance of self-care
– Crisis preparation strategies
– NAMI and community resources

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES …
The NAMI Family & Friends companion eBook provides important information about mental health conditions including: conditions and diagnoses, treatment and recovery, crisis planning, resources and more. Register and we’ll send you links where you can download it for free at Amazon and Barnes & Noble where select languages are available for the Kindle, Nook and compatible ebook apps.

THANK YOU TO OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS
These seminars are made available by the generosity of our grant partners. In Scott County: The Regional Development Authority. In Rock Island and Henry Counties: The Doris & Victor Day Foundation, Rauch Family Foundation, and the Rock Island Community Foundation.