Green Ribbon Awareness Month

Green Ribbon Campaign

Green Ribbon Campaign May is Mental Health Awareness Month Join us by tying a green ribbon to your mailbox, door, newspaper tube, trees or lamposts on your property. Celebrate diversity and awareness for those with mental illness. Everyone has mental health. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) defines...

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Frontline Workers Support Program

National Strategy to Help Health Workers Recover

Op-Ed: We need a national strategy to help health workers recover from the stress of the pandemic By VICTOR J. DZAU MARCH 5, 2021 3:05 AM PT “COVID-19 has hit our already burdened healthcare workforce like a sledgehammer. More than a year into the pandemic, an immediate, full-scale effort to support healthcare workers...

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NAMI Frontline Wellness

NAMI Launches Frontline Wellness Program Frontline professionals face many challenges in their day-to-day work life: From the pressure of making sure people get the help and care they need to working long shifts — health care and public safety are stressful fields of work. When you encounter chronic stress, trauma...

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New Mental Health Classes

New Mental Health Classes Scheduled to begin in February Sign up today for the new classes beginning on February 20th and February 23, see the flyers below. More information can be found by clicking here: Please note – the BASICS class is now full The Family to Family Class is...

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Mental Health and the holidays

Managing Your Mental Health During the Holidays.

Tips on Managing Your Mental health During the Holidays. Do you need help for your mental health now? How can we manage our mental health during the holidays with all the extra distractions, temptations and stressors? It is said the holidays are said to be one of the most trying...

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Plan for a Mental Health Crisis

Navigating a Mental Health Crisis

NAMI’s Guide for NAVIGATING a MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS Do you know what to do and how to help when someone experiences a mental health crisis? As with any illness, when a mental health crisis presents itself, it is helpful to know what to do quickly to get the help you...

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Walk Season Is Coming To An End

Remember our 7th Annual Walk Season is Coming to the End You STILL HAVE TIME to make a difference. We hate to see it go, but this year’s walk is almost over. We are at 88% of our goal, and while we are extremely grateful for getting this far, we would be...

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Create a Recovery Plan

Do you know what to do in a crisis?

Do you know what to do in a Crisis Situation? Wellness and Recovery Action Plans, Planning for a Crisis. NAMI National “No one wants to worry about the possibility of a crisis, but they do happen. That doesn’t mean you have to feel powerless. Many healthcare providers require patients to...

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Pandemic Planning for The Worst Case Scenario

Pandemic Planning Helps Those in Need Get Services “Facing eviction? Need help with utilities? Answers for those in the tri-county region BY TOBIE PERKINS AUGUST 12, 2020 10:19 AM , UPDATED AUGUST 12, 2020 02:59 PM If you’re struggling to pay rent or facing eviction during the pandemic, you are not alone....

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