Join us for our 16th Annual NAMI Walks Valley of the Sun on Saturday, October 17th, 2020 to increase awareness in Arizona about mental illness and its devastating effects. Eventbrite - NAMI Georgia Inc presents NAMIWalks Georgia 5K 2020 - Saturday, October 3, 2020 at CAU Panther Stadium, Atlanta, GA. Find event and ticket information. NAMIWalks is a fun, family-friendly event and there is no cost to register. You supported NAMI RI’s free programs, educational outreach, and support groups that reach over 10,000 people per year. Together we can make a difference for people affected by mental illness – Mental Health for All. NAMIWalks Georgia in Atlanta is an opportunity to help support these programs. Download and share your 2020 I Walk sign. Join the movement and walk with us for mental health NAMIWalks 2019 in Atlanta, Ga. NAMIWalks, the nation’s largest mental health awareness and fundraising event, is celebrating 17 years of raising awareness and funds to help individuals and families struggling with mental illness.Join and come walk with us at any of close to 100 community walks being held in 2019. Watch Queue Queue Online/Phone NAMI Davidson Caregiver Faith Support Group - September 27, 2020; 1st Wednesday Free Mixed Online Support Group (Formerly NAMI … Get Involved Find a NAMIWalk expand. 2020 NAMI National Convention, Atlanta Marriott Marque (for additional detail go to NAMI.org) September 17 Thursday Candlelight Vigil Marietta Square. Over 90% of the 30,000 suicides each year are people suffering from some form of serious mental illness. namiwalks@namiga.org NAMIWalks Acadiana is NAMI Acadiana’s major annual stigma-busting, awareness & fund raising 5K event held in Lafayette since 2007. NAMI Walks . NAMI Georgia is committed to helping relieve the suffering and improve the quality of life for Georgians living with mental illness and their families. NAMI Atlanta/Auburn Family to Family Education Program Starting February 25, 2020! NAMI Georgia We are slowly closing in on our goal…we are almost there and we still have time to reach it to support our programs for the entire year ahead! NAMI Atlanta/Auburn Family to Family Education Program Starting February 25, 2020! The proceeds from this walk will go right back into your community, helping your friends, family, and neighbors living with mental illness. These chemical imbalance illnesses of the brain can turn lives of promise into costly lifelong struggles that can include crisis events, hospitalizations, incarcerations, unemployment and homelessness. Help us bring Arizona’s mental illness community together, and raise dollars for NAMI’s outstanding and vital support and education programs! You can walk a 5K—through your neighborhood, around your backyard, on your treadmill. NAMI Georgia NAMI Atlanta/Auburn 03/24/2020 - 03/24/2023 Meets 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month: Atlanta 30312: Details & Registration: NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania NAMI Bucks County PA 03/23/2020 - 07/25/2050 Attend the NAMI National Convention expand. 4120 Presidential Parkway, Suite 200 NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and their families. Peer-to-Peer - May 14, 2020; NAMI GA 2020 Annual Meeting - May 16, 2020; NAMI Family Support Group - Johns Creek - May 17, 2020; Peer-to-Peer - May 21, 2020; Virtual NAMI Family Support Group (formerly Buckhead) - May 24, 2020 Find A Walk. NAMI Family-to-Family Educational Program **COVID-19 UPDATE 3/23/2020: The program has been postponed due to the… Mental Health Knowledge Bank The official Kick-Off Event for NAMIWalks Your Way (Georgia) is right around the corner – and we’d love for you to be there! NAMI Minnesota in collaboration with McCubbin Training and LeadingAge Minnesota has created a free, online training on Healthcare for Heroes – Self-Care Training for Senior Workers. Home; Register; Donate; About NAMI; Upcoming Events . Together, we advocate for better lives for those individuals who have a mental illness, and we offer support, education and advocacy as we do so. Naomi Watts, 52, kept it casual as she went for a walk Monday with her rescue dog Izzy and son, Kai, 11, who she shares with ex-partner Liev Schreiber, after returning from filming in Canada On October 10th, NAMIWalks will be a virtual experience and joined by NAMIWalks across the country. The families and members of NAMI Georgia are here to help! *For walkers participating in the Atlanta walk, we highly encourage all donations be made online with a credit card using your fundraising page. Mental Illness treatment funds and policies are set by state government in association with incentives from the federal government. For more information about this more » To reach our office, call or text 770-234-0855, or fill out the form on our Contact page. Share your ideas with us! Date Event; 10/10/2020 NAMIWalks Your Way San Antonio, A Virtual Event - Your Way! Register for this event, Join NAMI members and friends for the kick-off fun on Zoom! NAMI Family-to-Family Educational Program **COVID-19 UPDATE 3/23/2020: The… 05 Sep NAMIWalks is going to be a little different this year. Like an ‘emergency room for mental health crisis’: How Avita facility hopes to help community, Georgia mental health services a work in progress 10 years after settlement, Holding a virtual bake-off with their team, Practicing self-care with a favorite hobby: yoga, gardening, knitting, Doing a 5K on the treadmill or stationary bike. 4120 Presidential Pkwy, Suite 200 NAMI Stories Mental Health Talk with Steven González, Washington State’s First Latino and Jewish Supreme Court Chief Justice Upcoming Events. However, if you have an individual interested in making a donation on your behalf with a check, please enter the donation as an “offline donation” on your fundraising page. Attend the NAMI National Convention A bright spot in a year defined by distance, isolation and adversity was the success of NAMICon 2020, our first virtual convention. This will replace the Educational Meeting in September October NAMI Cobb Stigma Busters walk team. NAMIWalks NH is the largest mental health awareness and fundraising event in NH. NAMI Cobb January Education Meeting: Speaker: Rebecca Coursey, the Regional Community Liaison for Region 1 with the Georgia Recovery Project Virtual Education Meeting Thursday, January 21st, 2021 At 7 P.M. Rebecca Coursey will tell us about the Georgia Recovery Project which began as a direct response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Mental Health for All — and Always. If you want to recommend someone, please feel free to email us his/her name and contact information to Mail any checks to 4120 Presidential Pkwy, Suite 200, Atlanta, GA 30340. Health event in Atlanta, GA by NAMI Georgia on Saturday, October 3 2020 On August 14, 2020 from 12 – 1 p.m, go to https://namiga.zoom.us/j/8270609559. BY STATE Toggle Dropdown. For questions about NAMIWalks Your Way , please contact Tradae’ Moore, Walk Manager at namiwalks@namiga.org or 770-234-0855 x 106. You can donate until December 4, 2020! Take photos and videos and share your activity on a favorite social media with the link to your walk fundraising page and the hashtag #NotAlone and #MentalHealthForAll. NAMI National Help Line Date of 2020 October NAMI Walk TBD December NAMI Cobb hosts Annual Christmas Party at the However, NAMIWalks happened — just not like we planned. Atlanta, GA 30340. 2020 Virtual NAMICon Sessions. The only limit of NAMIWalks Your Way is the reach of your imagination and the breadth of your compassion. We invite you to join us for any of our 115+ community walks. Now happening virtually, “get together” on August 14, 2020 from 12 – 1 p.m. with other NAMIWalks Georgia supporters and get ready for our upcoming Walk this fall, all from the comfort of your own home or office! 800-950-NAMI (6264), Call the NAMI GA Helpline at 770-408-0625 M-F, 9 am – 5 pm, ET   |  Or in a crisis, text “NAMI” to 741741 for 24/7, confidential, free crisis counseling, To participate and create a walk team, please go to, NAMIWalks Your Way (Georgia and North Georgia), Mental Health Day at the Capitol Virtual Edition 2021, Grant Opportunity: Innovation Fund Foundation, WorkSource Dekalb Mobile Unit at The Spot. Please take a moment to look at the attached form and complete it if you believe you are a good candidate and are willing to serve. There are thousands of ways to reach a goal — and every one is yours. All across the state our chapters provide support right in your community through support group meetings and educational classes. The training, which includes a salute from Gov. Register here. 2019 Convention in Seattle expand. NAMI Georgia is committed to helping relieve the suffering and improve the quality of life for Georgians living with mental illness and their families. If you have any questions, please email Tradae’ Moore at namiwalks@namiga.org NAMIWalks was a LOT different this year with having to be virtual due to COVID-19. 2020 Virtual NAMICon Sessions expand. Each year, thousands of concerned citizens in over 84 communities across the nation walk together to raise money and awareness about our country’s need for a world-class treatment and recovery system for people with mental illness. NAMI Davidson 392 Harding Pl, Ste 203 Nashville, TN 37211 (615) 891-4724 info@namidavidson.org . Find Your Local NAMI. We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness. The training helps caregivers develop personal strategies for managing stress and practicing self-care as they continue to provide care for others. Subscribe to the latest mental health updates, participate in an online discussion group, learn how to advocate in your community and add your voice to the mental health movement. You are helping us provide support, education, and advocacy to thousands of people living with mental illness in Your State. Become a part of NAMI! It’s officially my first video in this wonderful month and its VLOGTOBER !!!!! In 2020, we are celebrating 16 years of NAMIWalks, the nation’s largest series of mental health awareness and fundraising events. NAMI Walk “Georgia/Atlanta” 2020 WATCH THE LIVE STREAM HERE . Causes event in Atlanta, GA by NAMI Northside Atlanta and NAMI Georgia on Saturday, October 5 2019 Learn More. On May 30th we joined together across the country in a National Day of Hope as participants walked “Your Way” to raise awareness, celebrate hope and recovery and stomp the stigma of mental illness. Then, Hurricane Delta changed our virtual Walk Day for us. Click here for more information and to find a full list of 2020 NAMIWalks. However, if you do register, you will be entered to win one of our many amazing prizes! Action Needed: How Has the Affordable Care Act Affected You? This event is FREE and ALL can attend, no registration required! Watch Queue Queue. NAMI Seattle is the only organization in the Seattle area working specifically to fill the gaps in our local mental health system through education, referrals, and support. Tradae’ Moore, Development Specialist NAMIWalks Your Way Greater Philadelphia 2020. NAMIWalks. This event helps NAMI NH provide education, support, and advocacy for more than 29,000 adults and children affected by mental illness and suicide each year. You helped raise awareness, advocate, and fight stigma. Because of you, NAMIWalks RI 2020 was a powerful community event. 800-950-NAMI . This event will bring together people of all ages and fitness levels to promote awareness of mental health, raise funds for NAMI’s mission and build community so people know they are not alone. - San Antonio, TX: 05/22/2021 NAMIWalks Your Way Colorado : 05/22/2021 NAMIWalks Your Way Delaware: 05/22/2021 NAMIWalks Your Way Mid-Carolina: 05/22/2021 NAMIWalks Your Way Rochester: 05/22/2021 NAMIWalks Your Way Southwest … Or you can do something else meaningful and fun to celebrate our virtual walk day. We were encouraged in 2020 to discover our participants’ remarkable resilience. We depend on generous volunteers to raise funds and awareness. If your life or someone else’s is in imminent danger, please call 911. Call for Proposals expand. NAMI’s programs and advocacy are needed more than ever, and with your help, we are pleased to present a walk for our times, NAMIWalks Your Way Georgia: A Virtual Event on October 10th. Virtual NAMI Family Support Group (formerly Buckhead) -, Family Support Group - Incarcerated Loved One (virtual meeting) -. Or in a crisis, text "NAMI" to 741741 . With 120 NAMIWalks in 2020, join the movement and walk with us for mental health this year! A unified statewide advocacy approach is the most effective means to move Georgia State Government toward evidence-based and cost effective treatments that can provide positive and productive outcomes. The funds raised in our walk help support crisis intervention training for law enforcement officers, education for families dealing with the many types of mental illness and lobbying efforts at the state and national level. 770-234-0855 ext. Founded in 1979, NAMI has become the nation’s voice on mental illness, a nationwide organization with affiliates in every state and in more than 1,100 local communities across the country. Atlanta, GA 30314. One in five families will be affected by some form of mental illness. Together with you, NAMIWalks remains one of the top mental health walk series in the country. Call the NAMI Helpline at . These groups provide a place that offers respect, understanding, encouragement, and hope. NAMIWalks; Become a Member! Get in Touch. Convention Sponsors expand. Presentation Slides … Through NAMIWalks’ public, active display of support for people affected by mental illness, we are changing our American communities and ensuring that help and hope are available for those in need. Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young, right, gathers with protesters as they carry signs during a protest at Andrews Park on June 1, 2020, in Norman, Oklahoma, which is Young's hometown. 106 Calendar. For virtual walks, here's a participant guide to show you how to take part in NAMIWalks from virtually anywhere. Hey loves. 2020 Virtual NAMICon expand. NAMIWalks Your Way means what it sounds like: participants get to make NAMIWalks their own. Volunteer; Advocate; Mental Health Fair; SAVE DATE OCTOBER 3, 2020. NAMI Georgia is an organization of families, friends and individuals whose lives have been affected by mental illness. We are seeking nominations for the 2021 NAMI Northside Atlanta Board of Directors. Home; Register; Donate; About NAMI; Upcoming Events . NAMICon Submission Examples expand. 2020 NAMIWALKS NASHVILLE TENNESSEE SNEAKER POST. This video is unavailable. Join Us. Information on Covid-19. 2020 Walk Arion Johnson and friends Atlanta Retail. Please reach out for support, educational materials, advocacy questions and concerns, to share your story, or with any other general question or concern. Thank you for your generous tax-deductible donation. 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