NAMI FaithNet

May 1st – Minds on the Edge, Facing Mental Illness

The NW Suburban Cluster Presents: Minds on the Edge, Facing Mental Illness – a multi-platform media project that explores severe mental illness in America Monday, May 1st 7-9pm Holy Family 2515 Palatine Road Inverness, 60067 TO RSVP or for more information please contact: Sue Geegan sgeegan@holyfamilyparish.org 847-907-3443 Click here for...

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FaithNet National Day of Prayer Campaign – 2016 Week 7 – National Depression Screening

National Depression Screening Help others by helping yourself. You can get a free mental health screening at HelpYourselfHelpOthers.org. It is a good thing to check your own mental health. Then you will know what’s involved if you suggest it to someone else. See more at: http://www://www.nami.org/Get-Involvedawareness-Events/Mental-Illness-Awareness-Week#sthash.eR6tgpzw.dpuf NAMI has a program...

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FaithNet National Day of Prayer Campaign – 2016 Week 6 – Tweet-a-prayer

Tweet-a-prayer By praying, praying for help, praying for others, asking for relief, prayers of thanksgiving, we offer up encouragement and hope to those who are touched by mental illness. Share your prayer on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, etc. 140 characters or less. Try it. Here are some tweetable examples: May...

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FaithNet National Day of Prayer Campaign – 2016 Week 2 – What’s faith got to do with it?

What’s faith got to do with it? Hope that life can be better again is vital to one’s recovery. Believing that life can be better again can lighten the load of family and friends. Faith communities are committed to caring for those who are suffering. NAMI has a program called FaithNet. This...

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FaithNet National Day of Prayer Campaign – 2016 Week 1 – Did you know?

Did you know? In 1990, the U.S. Congress established the first full week of October’s Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) in recognition of  NAMI’s efforts to raise mental illness awareness. This year, the  National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and  Understanding will be observed on Tuesday, Oct. 4,...

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NAMI FaithNet

NAMI FaithNet

FaithNet is a resource on the NAMI.org national website which  provides information and education for faith communities and faith leaders.  Rev. Kathy Dale McNair, our FaithNet coordinator, is actively reaching out to faith communities. She can equip faith communities with tools as they  respond to mental health concerns in their...

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