The National Alliance on Mental Illness Greater Cleveland is dedicated to empowering persons affected by mental illness and their family members
to achieveabetter quality of life by providing them with
support, education, referral and advocacy.
SAVE THE DATES
NAMIWalks Kick-Off Luncheon, Wed., July 12th. 2017
NAMI GC 2017 NAMIWalks, Saturday, September 16th, 2017
Thank you to the sponsors, participants and planning committee
for making our 2nd Annual Conference a great success. We’re in this Together: Integrating Mental Health & Addictive Services.
Free Classes for Family/Caregivers and Peers. For full class descriptions – click here
FAMILY-TO-FAMILY CLASS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness. Next class:TBD
BASICS For Parents and Caregivers of children 18 and younger. Next class:TBD
UNDERSTANDING MENTAL ILLNESS For family/caregivers of someone with mental illness. Next class: TBD
PEER-TO-PEER CLASS Recovery program for persons with mental illness. Next class:
Monday, September 11, 2017 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Calvary Lutheran Church 6906 West Pleasant Valley Rd., Parma 44129
August – Eastside TBD
Registration is required. Contact Becky Fela at email@example.com or 216-875-7776 for more information or to register.
If you’d like to be contacted when future classes are scheduled call or email Terri Miller at 216-875-7776 firstname.lastname@example.org provide your name, address, phone # and class you are interested in.
We invite you to participate in a confidential Spanish-speaking support group for Latinas. Learn with fellow Latinas about emotional health, coping skills, stress management, relationships, change strategies, and more, in a culturally-sensitive environment! When:
1st Friday of the month beginning Jan. 6, 2017, 9:30-11:00 am ESPERANZA, 3104 W25th St., 2nd floor Cleveland, OH 44109 Parking lot entrance on Clark Ave., off of W. 25th St.
** Refreshments will be provided**
Group Facilitator: Gabriela Sehinkman, LISW-S To register, please call Gabriela Sehinkman at 216 410-2832.
This book club is for anyone with an interest in mental health/illness. We will be reading classic and popular books that in some way have something to do with mental health/illness. The story-lines and characters may or may not be diagnosed as having a mental illness.
For more information about the NAMI GC Book Club
contact Beth at email@example.com
May 21- ‘All the Light We Cannot See’ by Anthony Doerr
June 18 (father’s day) – ‘A Man Called Ove’ by Fredrik Backman
July 16 – ‘The Pleasure of My Company’ by Steve Martin
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