nami walk 2020

NAMI CCNS 5K Virtual Run / Walk – October 10, 2020

2020 NAMI CCNS VIRTUAL WALKNAMIWalks is going to be a little different this year. We’re not canceling it – we wouldn’t think of it when our collective mental health needs are at their greatest. NAMI’s programs and advocacy are needed more than ever, and with your help, we are pleased...

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NAMI FAITHNET

Faithnet | Where Mental Health and Faith Communities Meet

Change is inevitable.  We can choose how we respond.  Our choices bring a chance for something new. Come join others to share stories of courage, challenge, patience and perseverance. What is Faithnet? NAMI FaithNet is a resource network of NAMI members, friends, clergy and congregations of all faith traditions who...

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horse therapy equestrian connection Events

Stable’ity | Equine Therapy – Complex Trauma

Join EQUESTRIAN CONNECTION and NAMI Cook County Suburban, for a non-mounted Equine Facilitated Therapy group, and discover the power of the human+horse connection, and its ability to help manage some of life’s emotional challenges. Complex Truama Therapy Complex trauma is described by psychologist and trauma expert Dr. Christine Courtois, as...

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FAMILY TO FAMILY NAMI

Family-to-Family Education Program – Zoom Online – 8 Weeks

Do You Have a Loved One Living with Mental Illness? NAMI Cook County North Suburban Offers Free Family to Family Education Programs The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a 8-session course for families and close friends of adults living with mental illness. This course is taught by trained teachers who...

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FAMILY TO FAMILY NAMI

Family to Family – (Wednesdays) Education and Support

Do You Have a Loved One Living with Mental Illness? NAMI Cook County North Suburban Offers Free Family to Family Education Programs The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a 12-session course for families and close friends of adults living with mental illness. This course is taught by trained teachers who...

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NAMI Basics Chicago

NAMI Basics – Thursdays in Des Plaines

NAMI Basics for Parents Class provides Education and Support for You, Your Family, and Your Child FREE, six-week course offered for parents or family caregivers of school-age children and adolescents with mental health issues. Classes include: Understanding the illnesses that are causing the behavioral difficulties The biology of mental illness;...

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Faithnet Support Group | NAMI Hopes

Faithnet Support Group Faithnet is a support group that focuses on faith and hope, knowing there are real supports for all people touched by mental illness. Join others whose journeys have been impacted by mental health challenges. Come claim fresh hope together. All are welcome. These evenings are an outreach...

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Veteran's Story Telling Project

VETERAN STORY TELLING PROJECT

Don’t miss this gripping opportunity to bear witness to the grit and resilience of local veterans and family members who have joined forces to build community by sharing their own stories, in their own words, for those of us who are willing to step up and listen. Having staged productions...

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