Welcome to the first edition of our electronic-only newsletter! July's newsletter is the first of many to come, so make sure you're checking the website or your email to receive the newsletter every month instead of waiting for the mail every other month! We hope you're all having a great summer and staying cool! You [...]
Doing some late spring cleaning (or early summer cleaning - it's always a good time to de-clutter!) and wondering where you're going to take your donations? Check out the June newsletter to see how your donations could help us out!
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
Read it to learn about the place of love in your life, a board member profile, and everything that's coming up! Click here to open it: NAMI Central Iowa February 2016 Newsletter.
Good afternoon and happy holidays! I hope you all had a fantastic Thanksgiving and are staying warm as the weather changes. Click here to see the December newsletter: December NAMI Newsletter 2015. There are a couple of things to highlight: NAMI-CI does not offer an educational program in December (which is typically held on the third [...]
The NAMI Walk on October 3rd was a success with around 450 participants at the event! We have yet to find out the total amount raised for NAMI Central Iowa, though we want to thank all who donated funds and volunteered their time! On November 8th from 1pm-4pm Worldly Goods located at 223 Main Street in Ames will donate [...]
I hope everyone is enjoying the break from the heat in the change from the summer to the fall season. Here are a couple of announcements: NAMI Fall Peer to Peer class will begin on October 8th at 5:00PM; this 10 week class will be held at the Wellness Center located at 416 Douglas Ave, Ste. [...]
Click here to read the NAMI Central Iowa August 2015 Newsletter Wellness Center August 2015.pdf. You'll find that there is a lot going on at NAMI Central Iowa; a big event coming up is our annual garage sale at the Collegiate United Methodist Church located at 2226 Lincolnway in Ames on August 7th from 1:00pm-7:00pm and August 8th from 8:00am-noon. If you have [...]
Greetings from NAMI CI! Linked here (NAMI Central Iowa June 2015 Newsletter) is the NAMI CI June 2015 newsletter. There is a lot of exciting things going on at NAMI CI. Information about the Mental Health Wellness Center, free classes, support groups, and other programs being offered can be obtained on the NAMI-CI website, www.namici.org, or by [...]
Hello friends of NAMI CI! Please click here to read the April 2015 newsletter: NAMI CI Newsletter April 2015 As always, we have a lot going on! I'd like to call a few things to your attention: April 21- We are hosting a Provider-Consumer Forum at the library. Please come to hear what Mary Greeley, Optimae, IPR, and [...]
From our board president: We are so thankful for all the encouragement we have seen from the community throughout this time of transition. With the support of Central Iowa Community Services, we were able to expand the former position of Executive Director to include greater outreach for all 10 counties in our region. With this [...]
From Board President Willow McLaughlin Hill: Please take some time to check out the NAMI Central Iowa Dec 2014 Newsletter (click blue text to download). As we celebrate our former Executive Director Deb Niehof, you will find pictures of her retirement party as well as an update on where things are with NAMI CI. This newsletter also [...]
Check out the October newsletter for a profile of our newest board member, ISU student Hannah Nehring. There is also info about the film we will be showing at the Ames Public Library on October 21 in honor of Mental Illness Awareness Week. Our main focus this week is the NAMI Walk. Join the team or make [...]
In this issue of the newsletter, you will find an update on this week's garage sale and a list of wonderful volunteers who have donated many hours to the work of NAMI Central Iowa in the past year (see if you recognize anyone's name). I also want you to be aware that [...]
Lots of great things happening this summer--support groups, garage sale, and more! Read all about it in June's NAMI Central Iowa Newsletter, linked here: NAMI CI June 2014 Newsletter. Enjoy!