Monday Dec. 12, 2016 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Thursday Dec.15, 2016 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Monday Jan. 9, 2017 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Thursday Jan. 19, 2017 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Monday Jan. 30, 2017 Educational Meeting – subject to be determined
Monday Feb. 13, 2017 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Tuesday Feb. 14, 2017 NEW Family2Family Class begins
Thursday Feb. 16, 2017 Support Group Meeting 7pm to 9pm
Monday Feb. 27, 2017 Educational Meeting – Subject to be determined
*Our meetings are open to individuals with a mental illness and the friends and family members of individuals with a mental illness.
For more information, please contact: Cindy (906) 360-7107
Landmark Michigan bill expands assisted outpatient treatment for those most in need of care.
(Nov. 17, 2016) Michigan joined the ever expanding list of states embracing mental health reform to make psychiatric treatment more accessible. Michigan Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley November 16 signed legislation updating and expanding the availability of Michigan’s assisted outpatient treatment (AOT) law, known as Kevin’s Law.
KEVIN'S LAW UPDATE!
NAMI HELPLINE 1 800-950-NAMI (6264)
*NEW* Family to Family Class starts February 14th!
NAMIam will be starting our nextFamily to Family class Tuesday, February 14th! This class will meet every Tuesday from February 14 to May 2, 2017 at 6:00pm to 8:30pm. All classes will be held at the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 W. Baraga Ave. in Marquette. This is the 10th time we will be offering this class.
For more information or to sign up, Please contact:
CINDY 906-360-7107 LOUISE 906-235-0231 NIKI 906-458-1547
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**Unless otherwise stated, ALL meetings and classes held at:
The Baraga Place Conference Room
129 W. Baraga Ave. Marquette, MI
Welcome to NAMI Alger-Marquette
What is NAMI?
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. Founded in 1979, NAMI has become the nation's voice on mental illness, a nationwide organization with affiliates in every state and in more than 1,100 local communities across the country.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette offers confidential support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness. We are glad you are here!
Now that Election 2016 is over... you may be left with more questions and concerns related to mental health. You may also have realized that you want to become more involved in the process by contacting government officials and advocating for the mentally ill.
We have compiled a list of government officials serving our area with their contact information. This list can be accessed on our "Local Resources" Page or by clicking this link:
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