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 congregation and their community.
If you are interested in finding out more about FaithNet, call Rev. McNair at 847-716-2252 to start the conversation!
FaithNet mission statement:
Create awareness in faith communities about FaithNet resources and NAMI programs
Educate and equip faith leaders.
Offer In Our Own Voice presentations with a faith focus.
Encourage faith communities to get involved with mental health concerns.
Help them build awareness and provide education. Then equip, collaborate, advocate.
Build relationships with faith communities.
Partner with other mental health organizations. Participate in clusters.