NAMI Meeting September 11, 2002 - August 2002

A Wabash Valley affiliate of the National Alliance for the Mentall Ill (NAMI) has been established. The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11 at 7:00 pm at Hamilton Center, Inc., 620 8th Avenue, Terre Haute. Consumers, family members of persons with mental illnesses, professionals and others interested are invited to attend. All meetings are held the second Wednesday of each month.

The September 11th meeting will feature Jennifer Biham, Psy.C., Case Manager for the Area Seven Agency on Aging and Disabled. Bigham will discuss programs and community services available for people with mental illnesses.

NAMI is a not-for-profit grassroots organization dedicated to improving the lives of people afflicted by serious and persistent mental illness. NAMI affiliates consist of families, consumers, and professionals dedicated to helping families through a network of support, education, advocacy and research. For further information call Betty Porter, President of the Wabash Valley NAMI at (812) 232-6015.

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