About NAMIam

Education

NAMIam holds support meetings on the second Monday and third Thursday of every month for anyone with a mental health condition, caregivers, and family. Special NAMI programs such as Family-to-Familyand Homefront are offered at specific times of the year. All meetings and programs are free and confidential. 

NAMI HelpLine: 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)

Support

NAMIam offers free educational meetings the last Monday of every month (unless it is a holiday). Meetings cover topics related to mental health in our community such as Mental Health First Aid Training, Q & A with Marquette County Sheriff Candidates, Marquette Clubhouse, Crisis Intervention Training CIT, and Stress Management.

​​​​​​​July


Monday, July 10        Support Group 7 PM - 9 PM

Thursday, July 20      Support Group 7 PM - 9 PM


August

​Monday, August 14    Support Group 7 PM - 9 PM

​Thursday, August 17  Support Group 7 PM - 9 PM


​There will be no Education Meetings June-August

​Education Meetings will start back up in September


*For more information please call: 906-360-7107

**Unless otherwise stated, ALL meetings will be held at:


       The Baraga Place Conference Center

       129 W. Baraga Ave.

       Marquette, MI 49855


NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and their families. 

NAMIam is the local NAMI affiliate serving Alger and Marquette Counties in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.

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Calendar of Events

NEW Family-to-Family Course Starting Soon! 


NAMIam will be offering a FREE Family-to-Family course beginning September 12, 2017.

Classes will meet one day a week 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM for 12 weeks. Classes are educational, supportive, and are completely confidential. NAMI Family-to-Family is a class for families, partners, and friends of individuals with mental illness. The course is designed to facilitate a better understanding of mental illness, increase coping skills, and empower participants to become advocates for their family members. This program was designated

as an evidence-based program by SAMHSA.

​For more information or to register please call: 906-360-7107

​​1-800-273-8255​ (TALK)

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