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NAMI Walk – Thank you!

As always, a wonderful NAMI Walk this year. Many thanks to our donors and walkers! The energy and good spirits of our teams are truly inspirational.

If you haven’t donated yet, or perhaps would like to donate again, we are accepting donations to the 2017 NAMI Walk until June 30. Visit our NAMI Walk page for links to donate to one of our teams or to one of our walkers.

Thank you for your support!

NAMI Basics in Acton – Starting April 11

NAMI Basics will be offered in Acton starting Tuesday, April 11. Classes meet 7-9:30PM, weekly for 6 weeks. There is no cost to the participants and all course materials are provided by NAMI.

The NAMI Basics program is specially designed for parents and other caregivers of adolescents and children living with emotional or behavioral challenges. The course is taught by trained volunteer teachers who themselves are parents/caregivers of children living with emotional difficulties. This structure creates an intimacy that few programs possess and consequently, a program whose capacities are unparalleled. It is an evidence-based program recognized nationwide.

Please view the flyer for more details, including how to sign up.

For more information, you may contact the teachers, Dee at deefebba@comcast.net, or Judy at Judy.melillo@yahoo.com.

Veterans and Family Appreciation Night

All veterans, family members and friends are invited to attend this military appreciation event.

Wednesday March 29, 2017
Newton American Legion
295 California St.
Newton, MA

  • Free dinner for veterans, friends and families
  • Hear presentations by community experts
  • Lots of support agencies
    • Recreation/Community Events
    • State and VA benefits
    • Legal support services
  • Housing and family services
  • Open house 5 PM, Dinner 6:15, Program starts at 6:30

Please click on the flyer below for a closer look, including how to RSVP!

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NAMI Basics in Leominster Starts February 28

NAMI Basics will be offered in Leominster starting Tuesday, February 28. Classes meet 7-9:30PM, weekly for 6 weeks. There is no cost to the participants and all course materials are provided by NAMI.

The NAMI Basics program is specially designed for parents and other caregivers of adolescents and children living with emotional or behavioral challenges. The course is taught by trained volunteer teachers who themselves are parents/caregivers of children living with emotional difficulties. This structure creates an intimacy that few programs possess and consequently, a program whose capacities are unparalleled. It is an evidence-based program recognized nationwide.

Please view the flyer for additional details.

For more information, you may contact the teachers, Dee at deefebba@comcast.net, or Judy at Judy.melillo@yahoo.com.