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Register for Our September Programs

Family-to-Family (F2F), an 8-week course structured to help family members understand and support a relative diagnosed with a serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being, will be offered virtually on Tuesday evenings beginning in late September. The course is taught by trained volunteer family members who know what it’s like to have a loved one with a serious […]

Register today for our Fall Programs

Family-to-Family (F2F), a course structured to help family members understand and support a relative diagnosed with a serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being, will be offered virtually on Tuesday evenings beginning in mid-September. The course is taught by trained volunteer family members who know what it’s like to have a loved one with a serious mental illness. F2F […]

President’s Message – September

We hope you will join us for our fall programs: The Basics of Trauma and Trauma Recovery on Sunday, September 26, 2-4 p.m. Click here to register for this online forum presented by Edie Mannion. Family-to-Family, beginning in mid-late September and meeting virtually one evening per week for 8 consecutive weeks. For more information and to register, contact […]

Support Groups Next Week, Registration for Family-to-Family

NAMI Main Line Upcoming Virtual Support Groups Our next Wellness Chat for Family-to-Family Graduates will be on Monday, August 23, at 7 p.m. Please contact Judy at F2FMainLine@aol.com for the meeting information.  Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child meets weekly on Wednesday evenings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining this support group, please email […]

Can you help us with corporate outreach?

Did you know that people with symptoms of depression have a 5x or greater increase in time lost from work? NAMI Main Line is kicking off a corporate outreach initiative to help local employers highlight the importance of mental health and to support corporate well-being programs. If you would like to work with us on outreach, […]

Support Groups Next Week & Other Upcoming Events

Our Havertown NAMI Family Support Group will meet via Zoom on Tuesday, July 20, at 7:00 p.m. For more information, please contact Nora at nora@huntjohnson.org. Our next Wellness Chat for Family-to-Family Graduates will be on Thursday, July 22, at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Wellness Chats are for F2F “graduates” of the program. Please contact Judy at F2FMainLine@aol.com for the meeting information.  Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with […]

July Is National Minority Mental Health Month

Mental health conditions do not discriminate based on race, color, gender or identity. Anyone can experience the challenges of mental illness regardless of their background. However, background and identity can make access to mental health treatment much more difficult. Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month was established in 2008 to start changing this. Watch NAMI’s […]

President’s Message – July

We hope you will join us for our NAMIWalks Your Way Virtual Kick-Off on Monday, June 28, from 7-8 p.m. Learn more about our hybrid walk, tools and resources, fundraising and our new recognition program. Please register for our NAMIWalks Kick-Off in advance at https://tinyurl.com/MainLineKickOff. We encourage you to read our website resources, including: Communicating with a Loved One Who […]

Join us for our virtual walk kick-off event on June 28

Join us for an inspiring NAMIWalks Your Way Virtual Kick-Off on Monday, June 28, from 7-8 p.m. Learn more about our hybrid walk, tools and resources, fundraising and our new recognition program. We have a wonderful speaker joining us to share her “Why I Walk” story. We’ll also have time for Q & A. Stay until the end […]

Support Groups, Local Events, Walk with Us

Our Havertown NAMI Family Member Support Group will meet virtually on Tuesday, June 15, at 7 p.m. For more information, please contact Nora at nora@huntjohnson.org. Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child meets weekly on Wednesday evenings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining this support group, please email Nancy. Our NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group for adults […]

Support Groups Meet Next Week

NAMI Main Line Upcoming Virtual Support Groups Our Bryn Mawr Family Member Support Group will meet on Monday, June 7, at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Please contact Diane at dmkotrl@gmail.com. Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child meets weekly on Wednesday evenings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining this support group, please email Nancy. […]

Join us on 5/23 for our Workshop

NAMI Main Line Workshop: The Power of Practicing Gratitude in the Face of Mental Illness will be this Sunday, May 23, from 2-4 p.m. on Zoom. It will focus on building skills for integrating Gratitude Practices in everyday life while coping with mental illness. It will also provide opportunities to practice these skills while discussing and reflecting with fellow attendees. […]

Support NAMI – Join or Renew Your Membership

Many thanks to all of you who have renewed your memberships, joined us for the first time and/or donated in response to our 2021 Membership Drive.  Please take the next step and reach out to neighbors, friends and family who may be interested in the work of NAMI Main Line PA. Let them know about our Support Groups, Family-to-Family program, Mental […]

President’s Message – May

We hope you will join us for these two events in May: Gender, Sexuality and Mental Health: A Foundational Session on Identity, Expression and Common Social Bias, on Tuesday, May 11, from 7-9 p.m. Click here to register. Workshop: The Power of Gratitude in the Face of Mental Illness , on Sunday, May 23, from 2-4 p.m. Click here to register.  To celebrate Mental […]

Join us for How Problem-Solving Skills Really Can Solve Problems this Sunday

Please join us for our NAMI Main Line Workshop: How Problem-Solving Skills Really Can Solve Problems this Sunday, April 25, from 2-4 p.m. on Zoom. Our workshop leader, Edie Mannion, LMFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist), is the co-founder/director of the Training and Education Center at the Mental Health Partnerships, a private therapist and consultant specializing specializing in adults with mental […]