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.

March

Monday, February 12    Support Group 7 PM- 9 PM

Thursday,February 15   Support Group 7 PM- 9PM

Monday, February 26    Educational Meeting

 

Support

Educational Meeting Subjects are TBD. Please contact Cindy at (906)360-7107 for more information

Education

Calendar of Events

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.

Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are held from 7 PM to 9 PM at 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette, MI.

About NAMIam

NAMIam will be offering a FREE Family-to-Family course beginning February 13, 2018. 

Classes will meet every Tuesday, 6-8:30 PM for 12 weeks at 129 W. Baraga Avenue, Marquette. 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 Cindy at (906)360-7101 or Louise at (906)235-0231.

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NEW Family-to-Family Course Starting Soon!

Important Information And Links

Monday, March 12    Support Group 7 PM- 9 PM

Thursday, March 15  Support Group 7 PM- 9PM

Monday, March 26    Educational Meeting

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

Recognizing and Treading the Winter Blues. An Article from Help Guide

Monday, April       Support Group 7 PM- 9 PM

Thursday, April  Support Group 7 PM- 9PM

Monday, April    Educational Meeting

Tune In! The Mental Health Channel is Here

For years, many people have asked why there couldn’t be a television channel dedicated to increasing public understanding of mental health conditions and eliminating the stigma that too often surrounds them - Now there is one.

​​1-800-273-8255​ (TALK)

NAMI HelpLine: 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)

February

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. 

April