NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS

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ADVOCACY 
REQUESTED
including saving
6 protected medication classes in Medicare D
*******
Veterans' Mental Health Bill
click above


Would you be interested in becoming a NAMI Orange board member?
If so, contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749
or email namiorangeny@warwick.net
to learn about the application process



Upcoming Events/Outreaches



See details
of upcoming NAMI
meetings and courses by clicking links below:




UPCOMING COURSES:


NAMI
Family-to-Family
Course

St. Francis of Assisi Church
145 Benkard Rd.
Newburgh

May 18-June 15 
(5 more Saturdays-
no class on May 11)

9:30-3:30 p.m.

Call  845-956-6264 immediately. There are 4 slots left!




On-going  Meetings:

NAMI Connection
a peer-led support group for adults living with a
mental illness.
No fee, no registeration
PLEASE NOTE: these meetings are on a temporary hold. We will post here when the weekly meetings will resume.


Thurs., May 16
7 p.m.
MHA Family & Friends Together


Mon., May 20
7 p.m. p.m.
NAMI Family Support Group
ORMC, Middletown
no fee
no registration


Wed., May 22
6:30 p.m.
MHA Family & Friends Plus
Social Group

Please RSVP
Peggy 342-2400
Ext. 1238


NAMI Education Meeting
June 10, 6:30 p.m.
Guest Speaker:
Gary Texter, Director of Outreach at HONOR (emergency housing)

RSVP 956-6264 or
namiorangeny@warwick.net




June 19-22
2019 NAMI National Convention
in Seattle




2019 NAMI-NYS
Educational Conference
October 25-27
at the
Albany Marriott





 NAMI Presentations:

  -Ending the Silence

-In Our Own Voice

arranged by request

*Click on above
 links for details

 

NAMI Member E-mail Newsletter Subscriptions

The four e-mail newsletter subscriptions listed below are available to members only. If you would like to consider becoming a member, click here.

In order to subscribe or unsubscribe to the following e-mail newsletters, members must first create an account with a username and password (if have not already done so) on the sign-in page.  Then when you sign in, you will be brought to your "myNAMI" page (if not, click on MyNAMI tab); click "Update My Profile", then click "Add Subscriptions". Follow the instructions on the pop-up to begin a subscription.

E-mail newsletters that are available to all members:

NAMI Now
NAMI's general newsletter, with news and stories from nami.org. Including articles on research, policy, personal stories, NAMI events, multicultural resources, faith, and much more.

 
NAMI E-News
The NAMI E-News is an electronic newsletter delivering the latest in federal action alerts, legislative and policy updates, and NAMI press releases.

CIT In Action
The NAMI CIT Technical Assistance Resource Center publishes CIT in Action to feature news and information about police Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) programs as well as other information about jail diversion, community reentry and related decriminalization initiatives.

 
Statehouse Spotlight
Statehouse Spotlight is a newsletter that tracks emerging state public policy trends and provides the latest in tools and resources for state-level advocacy