Check Out NAMI Geauga County’s FREE Upcoming Programs!

Check out the Free upcoming programs offered by NAMI Geauga County!

NAMI Peer to Peer

This 10-session educational program is for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Taught by individuals with lived experience.

NAMI Family to Family

This 12-session education program is for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. Taught by trained family members,
learn coping skills, gain information on mental health conditions and much more.

Employment Services Panel: Options for Your Loved One

Individuals with mental health conditions are a diverse group of people, with a wide range of talents and abilities. During this presentation, a panel of
representatives from community agencies will provide information on their employment services and how it can benefit your family and loved one.

Partnering agencies:

  • Vocational Guidance Services
  • Geauga County Educational Services Center –
  • Geauga County Job and Family Services
  • Ravenwood Mental Health Services

What: NAMI Family and Friends Support Group Speaker
When: Monday, August 21st 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where: 107 South Street, NAMI Annex Room, Chardon Ohio

Winning the Daily Challenge of Depression!

Depression affects many people in different ways, but often it can feel like you are stuck in a well and there is no way out. What can I do? Will it ever get better? Through an interactive presentation, international keynote speaker Arthur Brite will show you how this disease does not have to dictate your life and define you. Join us to gain inspiration, skills and resources to aid you in your fight with depression.0

What: NAMI Connection Support Group Speaker
When: Tuesday, August 29th, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Where: 107 South Street, NAMI Annex Room, Chardon Ohio

NAMI Hike for Health

Whether you are new to NAMI or an old-timer, come out and spend the morning with us. Join us for a guided stroll through a Geauga Park. Learn more about NAMI, make friends in the mental health community and get involved!

When: Saturday, August 12th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Where: The West Woods – Nature Center, 9465 Kinsman Rd, Novelty, Ohio 44072

Limited space available. Please RSVP! Call Elizabeth at 440-286-6264 or email

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