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Holiday Party & Annual Meeting

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 – 6:00 p.m.
St. Stephen Lutheran Church, 2198 North Meridian, Tallahassee

The Holiday Party will give our members a chance to get to know new members, visit with old friends and recognize the hard work of our outgoing Board members and committee volunteers. The meat and drinks will be furnished. Please bring a side dish—veggies, salad, dessert, etc. to share with others.

The Annual Membership Meeting to elect officers for the 2018 Board of Directors is a requirement of our Bylaws. A short biography on each candidate for office will be posted soon.

 

Call for Peer Presenters

NAMI is currently looking for:

  1. adults living in recovery or who has a family member living with a mental health condition AND
  2. young adults who are living in recovery to share their personal experience in about identifying, accepting and living with a mental health condition.

If selected you will be trained by National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to present Ending the Silence, a mental health awareness classroom presentation for middle and high school age youth. This program provides youth with the unique opportunity to learn about mental health from a two-person team has lived experiences with a mental health condition. The presentation stresses early warning signs and provides resources and tools to help a person or friends/family members who may be experiencing symptoms of a mental health condition.

If interested please complete the online application:  Ending the Silence Presenter Application Save

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2018 Family-to-Family – Begins January 10 – Register Now

Accepting registration for Family-to-Family 2018
Twelve consecutive weeks.  Register now to ensure space for the fall class, classes are capped at 25 and fill up soon.

 Class Dates: Wednesdays, January 10 through March 21
Location: Apalachee Center
Building J, Education/Conference Room
2634 Capital Circle NE
Tallahassee, FL 32308

There is no fee to attend, but registration is required. To register and for more information>

NAMI on Campus at FSU

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We’re so proud of them.  Check out their promotional video.

Established in  January 2013 as a Florida State University student government organization, their stated purpose is published below:

NAMI on Campus Florida State University, is a student-led campus club that helps to address the mental health needs of students and raise mental health awareness among campus communities through peer support, education and advocacy.

To keep up with the organization’s many activities, join them on Facebook.  Meetings are every other Thursday at 7:00pm in room 2500 of the FSU Wellness Center.  To contact them by email, nami.on.campus.fsu@gmail.com.