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Introducing NAMI Homefront

Beginning in February, for the first time ever, NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania is offering NAMI Homefront, a free, confidential, six-session educational program for families, caregivers, and friends of military service members and veterans with mental health conditions. Classes will be held once a week and will begin Thursday, February 8 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 [...]

By | 2018-01-26T21:26:12+00:00 January 26th, 2018|Events and Happenings, Featured Events|0 Comments

Give Big Pittsburgh Donations Top $2000 and Rising!

This year, on Giving Tuesday, NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania participated in Give Big Pittsburgh, an online fundraising initiative for area nonprofits. The Pittsburgh Foundation and Pittsburgh Magazine hosted the online giving campaign that launched on Tuesday, Nov. 28. In addition to receiving donations from the public during the 24-hour period, participating nonprofits were also eligible for [...]

By | 2017-12-13T13:50:20+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Events and Happenings|Comments Off on Give Big Pittsburgh Donations Top $2000 and Rising!

11th Annual NAMIWalks

On Sunday, October 1, 2017, thousands of supporters packed the Waterfront in Homestead for the 11th annual NAMIWalks. We had beautiful weather and a great turnout. WTAE-TV News Anchor Michelle Wright emceed the event that included face painting, balloon and caricature artists, and a raffle drawing. This year’s Walk raised $157,872. While thousands of people [...]

By | 2017-12-14T16:24:45+00:00 October 11th, 2017|Events and Happenings|Comments Off on 11th Annual NAMIWalks

NAMI Connection: New Peer-Led Support Group in Pittsburgh

Exciting news! NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania is now offering a NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group on the 2nd and 4th Monday of each month at the Dormont Library from 6 to 7:30 pm. NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. Support group peers will gain insight [...]

By | 2017-12-13T13:28:21+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Events and Happenings, NAMI Blog|Comments Off on NAMI Connection: New Peer-Led Support Group in Pittsburgh

NAMI Keystone Mental Health & Wellness Conference

Announcing the First-Ever, NAMI Keystone Pennsylvania Mental Health and Wellness Conference – Working Together to Build a Better Future! Registration: Individual Rate - $185, Professional (includes continuing education credits) - $225 NAMI Affiliates and Stakeholders will gather in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania for this two-day inaugural event. Together we will focus on connection, collaboration, and community so we can [...]

By | 2017-03-28T15:29:54+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Events and Happenings, NAMI Blog|Comments Off on NAMI Keystone Mental Health & Wellness Conference

NAMI Southwestern PA presents First-Ever Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania hosts First-ever Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference Friday, March 31, 2017  |  Pittsburgh Airport Marriott CONFERENCE REGISTRATION IS CLOSED (EVENT FILLED). We can no longer accept new participants and walk-ins will not be accepted. NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania proudly presents its first-ever, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Conference. The conference plans to offer [...]

By | 2017-02-01T19:58:50+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Events and Happenings, NAMI Blog|Comments Off on NAMI Southwestern PA presents First-Ever Child & Adolescent Mental Health Conference

Connor’s Christmas Crusade 2016

Please help Connor spread a little holiday cheer. There is special group of children that your need your help, especially during this time of the year. It’s the children who will be spending the holidays in Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, UPMC, in Pittsburgh, PA. These children are in need of some very important items. Below [...]

By | 2016-12-04T20:22:13+00:00 December 4th, 2016|Events and Happenings, NAMI Blog|Comments Off on Connor’s Christmas Crusade 2016

1st Annual Green Light Gala for Mental Illness

Awareness. Advocacy. Acceptance. Gala Chairs: Sam Kane, Libby Mascaro, and Kathy Testoni For over 25 years, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, known regionally as NAMI Southwestern PA, has helped individuals and families who are affected by mental illness. While we have made significant progress in the fight against stigma, we still face critical challenges.  [...]

By | 2016-10-06T13:27:23+00:00 October 6th, 2016|Events and Happenings, NAMI Blog|Comments Off on 1st Annual Green Light Gala for Mental Illness

10th Annual NAMIWalks: Sunday, Oct. 2

NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania is very excited to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of our NAMI Walk this year! The walk will take place on Sunday, October 2 at the Waterfront of Homestead. There is no registration fee to participate in the 5k walk, however donations are encouraged.  NAMIWalks gather thousands of people across the country in [...]

By | 2016-09-09T15:10:24+00:00 September 9th, 2016|Events and Happenings|Comments Off on 10th Annual NAMIWalks: Sunday, Oct. 2

NAMI Education Schedule – Fall 2016

NAMI's Education programs for families begin in September. Classes fill quickly and registration is required. Courses and materials are provided at no cost to participants. Contact the NAMI Southwestern Pennsylvania office (412-366-3788) now for information and to register for the following courses: NAMI FAMILY-TO-FAMILY: 12-session course for families, partners and friends of individuals (18+) living with [...]

By | 2016-08-08T20:36:59+00:00 August 8th, 2016|Events and Happenings|Comments Off on NAMI Education Schedule – Fall 2016