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Month: May 2020

NAMI’s Statement On Recent Racist Incidents and Mental Health Resources for African Americans

By lynseybates / May 29, 2020 / Comments Off on NAMI’s Statement On Recent Racist Incidents and Mental Health Resources for African Americans

NAMI.org 5/29/2020 The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today released the following statement from CEO Daniel H. Gillison, Jr., regarding recent racist incidents across the country and their impact … Read more

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NAMI Family and Friends

By elba@namiillinois.org / May 20, 2020 / Comments Off on NAMI Family and Friends

Online Presentation   Next session Coming Soon     Event is free, but registration is required   NAMI Family & Friends is a 2-hour seminar that informs and supports people … Read more

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Preserving Your Mental Health: Utilizing All the Tools in the Toolbox

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / May 19, 2020 / Comments Off on Preserving Your Mental Health: Utilizing All the Tools in the Toolbox

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and as physical distancing continues, it is more important than ever to keep tabs on your own mental health and to check in with … Read more

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Support the Well-Being of Your Children: Parenting Tips for Challenging Times

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / May 19, 2020 / Comments Off on Support the Well-Being of Your Children: Parenting Tips for Challenging Times

As the stay-at-home order continues in Illinois, parents are juggling a variety of roles, tackling both work and personal responsibilities, acting as teachers, and seeking new ways to access support … Read more

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Running an Affiliate During a Pandemic

By amanda@bigbuzzideagroup.com / May 18, 2020 / Comments Off on Running an Affiliate During a Pandemic

Teena Mackey, President of NAMI Will-Grundy for the past 6 years, is seeing firsthand the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having on NAMI affiliates. She shares her observations here. … Read more

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