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NAMI Delaware & Morrow Counties (Ohio)

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Do you want to be a part of a team that spreads mental health awareness to faith-based communities?

We need people, like you, who are wanting to decrease the stigma of mental illness and spread awareness to their faith community.

We are looking for Young Adult Presenters for our Ending the Silence presentations. We will train you! No presentation experience necessary. We are looking for people who are willing to share their personal story of recovery in order to instill hope and faith in others.

NAMI Ending the Silence presentations include two leaders: one who shares an informative presentation and a young adult with a mental health condition who shares their journey of recovery. Audience members can ask questions and gain understanding of an often-misunderstood topic. Through dialogue, we can help grow the movement to end stigma. Presentations are given at schools or other community locations and can be designed for students, their families or staff.

NAMI, National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI started with a small group of families in 1979 and has grown to include more than 500 local affiliates. NAMI Delaware and Morrow Counties is one of those affiliates and we offer support groups, classes and presentations to individuals who have been affected by a mental condition and their loved ones.

Does this sound like something you would want to do? Email Angela at Angela@NotAloneOhio.org for more information!

And THANK YOU for checking us out and being a part of the movement to end the stigma!

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About NAMI Delaware & Morrow Counties (Ohio)

Location:

P. O Box 601, 814 Bowtown Road, Delaware, OH 43015, US

Mission Statement

To improve the quality of life and ensure dignity and respect for persons with serious mental illness, and offer support to their families and close friends.

Description

Our Goals

We advocate at the county, state and national levels for non-discriminatory access to quality healthcare, housing , education and employment for people with mental illness.

  • Educate the public about mental illness.
  • Work to eliminate the stigma of mental illness.
  • Advocate for increased funding for research into the causes and treatment of mental illness.

We offer educational classes and support groups for people living with mental illness and their families and friends.

Children & Youth
Community
Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

651 West Marion StreetMount Gilead, OH 43338

(40.54817,-82.85043)
 

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Advocacy
  • Counseling / Mental Health

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Training can be completed online at your own pace. Presentations are typically 60-90 minutes. The number of presentations will depend on scheduling and your preference.

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