Family to Family is a free, nationally developed course. The 2 1/2 hour classes meet twice a week for 6 weeks and are taught by members who have received training from the National NAMI.
If you have a family member or friend that you want to help, please sign up and take these classes. Here are a few things you will learn:
1-Learning to process our feelings about mental illness
2-Problem solving workshop
3-Empathy workshop: what is it like to have a mental illness
5-Advocacy and fighting stigma
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2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month
7:00 – 8:30 pm
555 West 25th Street
Idaho Falls, Idaho
NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Here you will gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.
NAMI’s Family Support group is unique because it follows a structured model, ensuring that everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need. By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you will gain hope and develop supportive relationships.
Free of Cost! Safe and Confidential! No medical therapy or medication is endorsed or recommended.
NAMI is inspired to build better lives for millions of people with mental illness. Are You?
Learn more about all the ways to get involved! www.nami.org/intomentalhealth
Idaho Gives is a statewide, 24-hour giving day taking place on May 4th, 2017, and it’s all online! Since the inaugural event in 2013, Idahoans have raised more than $2.3 Million for participating organizations, one donation at a time.
Every year on one amazing day, people across our state come together for Idaho nonprofits. It’s a day to celebrate the awesome work of Idaho’s nonprofits and benefit from the power of many. Idaho comes together—be a part of it! Full history here.
You can check out our site and donate to NAMI Upper Valley Idaho at: https://www.idahogives.org/organizations/nami-upper-valley-idaho
NAMI Upper Valley would love to have your support! We will use this money to help those with Mental Illness and their families. NAMI has amazing Family to Family Classes that bring hope and empowerment to families. Check out this YouTube Video: : https://www.nami.org/Find-Support/NAMI-Programs/NAMI-Family-to-Family