Monthly Archives: April 2016

Thank you for helping make our Trivia Night a success!!!!

We would like to extend our gratitude to everyone who helped make our 4th annual Trivia Night a success! Thank you to KCR Properties, Kreg Tool, and Optimae Life Services for sponsoring our event at the gold level. Thank you to AmeriHealth Caritas, Iowa Association of Community Providers, and Mary Greeley Medical Center for sponsoring [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 20th, 2016|

Wellness Center Coordinator Job Opening!!!!!

Job Description Coordinator of the Peer-run Mental Health Wellness Center  Supervised by NAMI Central Iowa   Classification: Non-exempt Status: Part-time Reports to: Executive Director   Position Description             The Coordinator of the Mental Health Wellness Center oversees all aspects of the center during its hours of operation of, 1:00-4:00 pm on weekday afternoons. The hourly [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 19th, 2016|

Schizophrenia: Digital Technology Defies Stigma, Supports Recovery

Schizophrenia: Digital Technology Defies Stigma, Supports Recovery The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) has released the results of a survey showing that people living with schizophrenia use digital technology generally as much as the rest of the population—and in ways that help them cope with the effects of their condition. The survey is also [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 19th, 2016|

April Education Meeting

NAMI CENTRAL IOWA APRIL EDUCATION MEETING When: April 19 at 7pm Where: Ames public library PEO room Have you or a family member needed help making medical or financial decisions? Did you know that there is a state office that can help with that? Sherri McLerran with the Office of Substitute Decision Maker will speak [...]

2016-04-16T10:49:07-05:00April 16th, 2016|

League of Women Voters Legislative Event

NAMI Central Iowa co-sponsored the legislative event held at the Ames City Hall this morning. Leah DeMarest, NAMI CI Executive Director, was able to present NAMI CI services and pose a legislative question to the representatives who attended.

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 16th, 2016|

Legislative Wake-up Call

 League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County Legislative Wake‐Up Forum April 16, 2016, 8:30AM at the Ames Council Chambers in Ames City Hall Co-Sponsored By NAMI Central Iowa The League of Women Voters of Ames and Story County is a  nonpartisan political organization who encourage informed and active participation in government and work to increase understanding of  public policy issues. The League influences public policy through  education and advocacy. NAMI Central Iowa will be co-sponsoring their legislative wake-up call and asking the first [...]

2016-04-15T10:01:48-05:00April 15th, 2016|

Thank you Champion Seed!!!

We want to extend our gratitude to Champion Seed for sponsoring our 4th annual Trivia Night at the bronze level. Champion Seed of Iowa is an independent seed company run by Seth Hill, Brett Hodnefield and their families. They are one of the strongest, fastest growing independent seed companies in Iowa and across the Corn Belt. [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 15th, 2016|

Thank You AmeriHealth Caritas!

We would like to thank AmeriHealth Caritas for their support as a silver level sponsor for our 4th annual Trivia Night that will be held on Saturday, April 16th. AmeriHealth Caritas provides comprehensive health care solutions for those in most need and the chronically ill. Their mission is to help people get care, stay well and build [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:05-06:00April 14th, 2016|

Thank You Mary Greeley!

We want to extend our gratitude to Mary Greeley Medical Center for sponsoring our 4 annual Trivia Night at the silver level. Mary Greeley is a 220-bed regional hospital that provides healthcare to the residents of a 13-county area in central Iowa. The counties include Story, Boone, Marshall, Greene, Hamilton, Hardin, Sac, Calhoun, Wright, Carroll, Tama, [...]

2016-04-14T15:16:51-05:00April 14th, 2016|


Our annual Trivia Night is schedule for April 16th. Doors will open at 5:30pm and trivia will begin at 6pm. This event will include a dessert auction and door prizes. The winning team will receive $200 and a free entry into the next NAMI CI trivia night event. The event will be located at City [...]

2016-04-11T12:07:04-05:00April 11th, 2016|

Thank You Iowa Association of Community Providers!

We would like to thank the Iowa Association of Community Providers for sponsoring our 4th annual trivia night at the silver level. The mission of the Iowa Association of Community Providers (IACP) is to promote quality services to children & adults with disabilities (MH/ID/BI/DD) in Iowa’s communities by strengthening association members. The association is committed [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:06-06:00April 11th, 2016|

Thank You Optimae!

We would like to extend our gratitude to Optimae Life Services for sponsoring our 4th annual Trivia Night at the gold sponsorship level. Optimae offers comprehensive customer driven services which encourage choice, empowerment and community integration. Services provided by Optimae include community support, home health services, mental health services, and supported employment services. For more [...]

2016-04-08T12:53:45-05:00April 8th, 2016|


        We want to thank Kreg Tool for sponsoring our Trivia Night as a Gold Level Sponsor. Their generosity has not gone unnoticed – thanks Kreg, for all you do in Story County! Kreg Tool's mission is to get you started, keep it simple and to help you grow. Read more about Kreg [...]

2016-12-22T18:54:06-06:00April 6th, 2016|

April Newsletter Here–

Click through to find out about Trivia Night, holistic wellness, and to hear from our very own self-published author! NAMI Central Iowa April 2016 newsletter

2017-10-27T13:32:14-05:00April 2nd, 2016|