President’s Message – Sept. 2019
Family-to-Family (F2F) is a course structured to help family members understand and support a relative diagnosed with a serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being. F2F at the Lankenau Medical Center will begin Wednesday, September 18, and will meet once a week for 12 consecutive weeks from 7-9:30 p.m. For questions or to register, please contact Judy Green at 610-668-7917 or F2FMainLine@aol.com. Registration is required.
Please join us on Saturday morning, October 19 for our annual walk, Main Line NAMI on the Move – Stepping Up for Mental Health. You can help to make this event a success by:
- making a tax-deductible donation
- registering to be a walker
- encouraging friends, family and acquaintances to donate, even if you will not be a walker
- organizing a Walk Team of walkers and donors
- becoming a corporate sponsor
Please save the date for our Interactive Workshop, Supporting Your Loved One on the Road to Mental Health Recovery – What Helps, What Hurts, on Sunday, November 10, 2-4 p.m. at Ardmore Presbyterian Church.
Our support groups will resume their regular meeting schedules in September. Our Parent Peer Support Group will begin meeting weekly on Wednesday evenings on September 4 and our NAMI Connection Group will begin meeting weekly on Tuesday evenings on September 10.
For more information about our events and support groups, other local events, suicide prevention and other resources to help individuals with mental illness and their families, please see our Newsletter.
Ingrid Waldron, President
NAMI Main Line PA