The National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Cleveland is dedicated to empowering persons affected by mental illness and their family members by providing them with support, education, referral and advocacy.
NAMIWalks 2018 – Saturday, September 15 See all the information below _________________________________________
NAMI GC SEEKS NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR A successor is being sought for the current Executive Director, Michael Baskin,
who is retiring after 14 years.The Executive Board of NAMI GC is now accepting
resumes and cover letters from individuals interested in this role. For the full job description, and guidance for submitting a resume and cover letter, click here.
Walk with NAMI, build awareness and end stigma. This kick-off lunch is free to anyone who wants to create a NAMIWalks fundraising team. Attendees will learn about the event and the many opportunities to participate,
have fun and give back. For more information and to RSVP, email@example.com
or call 216-875-7776.
NAMIWalks is turning Sweet 16. Join the area’s largest mental health event:
NAMIWalks 2018 – Saturday, September 15
Upper Edgewater Park – Cleveland, Ohio When you walk with us, you join the movement to increase awareness of mental illness and raise funds for our mission to help your family members, friends, neighbors, co-workers, teammates right here
in Greater Cleveland.
Our Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony drew a great crowd.
They heartily acknowledged our eight honorees for their efforts on behalf of those affected by mental illness, and listened eagerly to psychiatrists from the Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals dispense personal anecdotes and professional advice about the importance of moderation when accessing social media.
Thank you to our generous sponsors: Peg’s Foundation, Highland Springs Hospital, Maria Miller, Molina Healthcare, and Southwest General Health Center.
Honorees recognized at our Annual Meeting & Awards Ceremony include (l-r) Officer Sean Schuler; Officer Dymphna O’Neill; Bay Village High School representatives Kelley Knaack, Gabby Kariotakis, Dr. Leopoldo Pozuelo, Larry Heller, Life Exchange Center representatives Dr. Martha Potts and Ovetta Joi Dixon, The Honorable Emanuella Groves, and Judith Banks.
Free Classes for Family/Caregivers and Peers. For full class descriptions – click here
FAMILY-TO-FAMILY CLASSFor family/caregivers of someone with mental illness.
Starts:August 22, Wednesdays, 6:30 – 9 pm
Lakewood Presbyterian Church
14502 Detroit Rd., Lakewood, OH 44107 Registration Required. To register contact Kari Kepic at 216-875-7776 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BASICSFor Parents and Caregivers of children 18 and younger. Starts:July 9, Mondays, 6:30 – 9 pm Calvary Lutheran Church
6906 W. Pleasant Valley Road, Parma 44129 Registration Required.To register contact Kari Kepic at 216-875-7776, email@example.com or Terri Miller, firstname.lastname@example.org
September 2018 – Details coming soon
UNDERSTANDING MENTAL ILLNESSFor family/caregivers of someone with mental illness. June 12, 26, and July 10, Tuesdays, 6:30 – 8:30 pm St. Paul Lutheran Church and School
27993 Detroit Rd., Westlake, OH 44145 Registration Required.To register contact Kari Kepic at 216-875-7776 or email@example.com
PEER-TO-PEER CLASS For individuals living with mental illness
July 11th – Sept. 5th, Wednesdays, 6:30 to 8:30 pm Nexis Medical Signature Square – 25201 Chagrin Blvd., Beachwood, OH 44122
October – December, Fridays (Dates to Be Announced) , 1 to 3 pm Veterans Administration PRRC 7000 Euclid Ave. Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Registration Required. To register contact Kari Kepic at 216-875-7776 or firstname.lastname@example.org