NAMI Support Group July 18th

July 17, 2019

Marquette, MI – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette (NAMI) offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

A support group will gather Thursday, July 18 at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, visit www.namiam.org, or follow us on Facebook.

Creating Confident Caregivers Workshop August 20th

July 13, 2019

Marquette, MI – Creating Confident Caregivers is an exciting new program in select regions of Michigan, for family caregivers of persons with dementia and/or memory loss. Creating Confident Caregivers is a six-session workshop led by trained dementia care specialists. This university tested program provides participants with information, skills and attitudes to manage stress and increase their effectiveness as a Caregiver.

Creating Confident Caregivers is once again available in the Escanaba area, brought to you in part by the U.P. Area Agency on Aging/UPCAP. There is no charge to participants for the weekly sessions or materials and respite care may be available through participating area agencies while caregivers attend the workshop.

The next “Creating Confident Caregivers” workshop starts August 20, 2019 in Escanaba. This is a six week workshop which meets once each week on Tuesdays from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm at the UPCAP conference room. If you are interested in participating in this workshop contact UPCAP by dialing 2-1-1 or visit us on the web at www.upcap.org.

NAMI Support Group July 8th

July 6, 2019

Marquette, MI – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette (NAMI) offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

A support group will gather Monday, July 8 at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, visit www.namiam.org, or follow us on Facebook.

“No Letting Go” Screening at First Presbyterian Church June 30th

June 29, 2019

Marquette, MI – The First Presbyterian Church of Marquette will hold a free community screening of the film No Letting Go on Sunday, June 30th at 6:00 pm. The film chronicles a young boy’s struggle with mental illness and the effect it has on his family.

First Presbyterian Church presents this film in partnership with Pathways Eliminating Stigma Team (PEST) to work on removing the stigmas that surround those suffering from a mental illness. There will be a Q&A directly following the film.

NAMI Support Group June 20th

June 19, 2019

Marquette, MI – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette (NAMI) offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

A support group will gather Thursday, June 20th at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, visit www.namiam.org, or follow us on Facebook.

NAMI Support Group Meeting June 10th

June 9, 2019

Marquette, MI – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette (NAMI) offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

A support group will gather Monday, June 10th at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, visit www.namiam.org, or follow us on Facebook.

Celebrate Recovery Meeting May 29th

May 28, 2019

Gwinn, MI – Celebrate Recovery is a 12-step, Christ-centered, Biblical & balanced program that helps overcome hurts, hang-ups & habits. The group meets Wednesdays (except holidays) at First Baptist Church of Gwinn, 195 N. Billings St. in Gwinn, MI from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. The next meeting is Wednesday, May 29th. Childcare is available. For more information call 906-361-5503 or visit hopestartstoday.org or celebraterecovery.com.

NAMI Educational Meeting May 20th

May 19, 2019

Marquette, MI – The National Alliance on Mental Illness-Alger/Marquette (NAMI) offers free, confidential peer support groups and educational meetings for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

Our Monday, May 20th educational meeting will feature Dr. Lynn Johnson, Pathways Community Mental Health, who will will cover a variety of topics, including jail diversion and Clubhouse. We meet at 7:00 pm in the Baraga Place Conference Room, 129 West Baraga Avenue, Marquette. For more information call 906-360-7107, visit www.namiam.org, or follow us on Facebook.

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