National Suicide Prevention Week
To kick-off National Suicide Prevention Week, NAMI Urban Los Angeles is pleased to partner with the Don Cornelius Foundation to create this community awareness and fundraiser event on Sunday, September 7th.
Register Now for “Family-to-Family” and "NAMI Basics" Classes
NAMI Urban Los Angeles is offering two Family-to-Family courses. The traditional 12 week offering starts on Tuesday evenings October 8th in Leimert Park. The 6 week Express Class (two classes will be covered each week) will start on Saturday morning October 18th at West Angeles Church. The interactive class, designed to help family members understand and support their ill relative while maintaining their own well being, is taught by trained family members who have first-hand experience living with a loved one with a serious mental illness.
Or call 323-294-7814 to register by phone.
To Register for Persona-a-Persona or Familia-a-Familia, please call 323-306-5019
To Register for Peer-to-Peer call 323-294-7814
NAMI Basics is the new signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years. Call 323-294-7814 to register for next class.
NAMI Support Group Speaker Night
The Expert Speakers Night, which is on the first Thursday of each month, 7-9 pm focuses on mental health issues affecting our community. Check back for more details.