NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS

                                                          Email:  namiorangeny@warwick.net
                                                      Website:  namiorangeny.org
                                                  Telephone:  845-956-NAMI (6264) 
                                                  Toll-free:   1-866-906-NAMI (6264)

                                               FaceBook:   NAMI Orange County, NY
                                               FaceBook:  NAMI Orange Discussion Group


Advocacy
Request to contact
Aileen Gunther regarding Mental Health closures

 



Upcoming Events/Outreaches


SUNY Orange Newburgh Campus
Kaplan Building
7th Annual
Wellness Fair
Thurs., Sept. 27
10 a.m.-2 p.m.




Consider making
a donation to
NAMI Walks today!

NAMI Walks event Sat., Sept. 29



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




Upcoming Courses:


NAMI
Family-to-Family
free 6 week course starts Sat., Jan. 5
in Newburgh
Call now to register for NAMI F2F (since class size is limited)
Click link for details




On-going Meetings:

NAMI Connection
a peer-led support group for adults living with a mental illness held
every Friday

6-7:30 p.m.

no fee,
no registration


Wed., Sept. 26
6:30 p.m.
MHA Family & Friends Plus
Social Group

Please RSVP
Peggy 342-2400
Ext. 1238


Thurs., Oct. 4
7 p.m.
NAMI Family Support Group
(Goshen)

no fee
no registration

 


NAMI Orange Education Mtg.

Mon., Oct. 15
6:30-8:30 p.m.

Candlelight Vigil


RSVP requested


Mon., October 15
NAMI Family Support Group
at ORMC
Conf. Room #7
is cancelled
next meeting:

Mon., Nov. 19


No fee,
no registration


Thurs., Oct. 18
7 p.m.
MHA Family & Friends Together

 


NAMI FaithNet
Sat., Oct. 27, 11 a.m.
St. John AME Church
103 East Avenue
Middletown, NY
No registration,
no cost.


NAMI FaithNet
Sun., November 18
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
St. Paul Lutheran Church
21 Still Road
Monroe, NY
No registration,
no cost.




CONFERENCES:

NAMI-NYS
2018 Education Conference
October 26-28, 2018





 NAMI Presentations:

  -Ending the Silence

-In Our Own Voice

arranged by request

*Click on above
 links for details

NAMI Orange is seeking member volunteers
to serve in the following:


  • NAMI Orange Board of Directors
    If you are a current member (or interested in becoming a member) AND have a loved one with a mental health condition, 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

  • NAMI Ending the Silence presenters
    Upcoming NAMI trainings are being offered soon for interested NAMI members who have experienced a  mental health condition and who wish to be presenters to their local middle schools and/or high schools after receiving their NAMI training.
    Contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749
    or email namiorangeny@warwick.net for the details

  • NAMI Family Support Group facilitators
    An upcoming NAMI training is being offered June 22nd-24th for interested NAMI members who have a loved one with a mental health condition and who wish to be facilitators of an on-going Family Support Group (who would meet once a month) in the Newburgh area after receiving their training. Click here for the two page application form. 

  • NAMI In Our Own Voice presenters
    Upcoming NAMI trainings are being offered soon for interested NAMI members who have experienced a  mental health condition and who wish to be presenters to their local groups after receiving their NAMI training. Contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749
    or email namiorangeny@warwick.net for the details

  • NAMI Orange "Families Helping Families"
    NAMI Orange family members are encouraged to contact us if interested in becoming a hospital volunteer to occasionally be scheduled to sit outside the ORMC Behavioral Unit to provide informational packets and support to families as they visit their loved ones.
    Contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749
    or email namiorangeny@warwick.net for the details

  • NAMI Orange Helpline Telephone Responders
    NAMI Orange members who will have received training volunteer to respond (remotely from their home) to incoming NAMI Orange telephone inquiries. 

    Contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749 
    or email namiorangeny@warwick.net for the details

     
  • Staff an outreach table for an hour or two by distributing  informational pamphlets & brochures to the community. 
    Contact Dhanu at 845-294-2749 
    or email namiorangeny@warwick.net for the details