NAMI Portage-Wood Counties News

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              PEER TO PEER CLASS    
starts in 3 weeks
NAMI Portage-Wood Counties is offering a FREE Peer to Peer Class for individuals living with Mental Illness. This is an 8 week class that starts Tuesday, July 12 and runs through Tuesday, August 30th. The class will be held at St. Paul Lutheran School, 1919 Wyatt Street in Stevens Point from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

Whether you want to strengthen your relationships, learn new life and coping skills, 
better understand mental health and recovery, or learn to balance changing health care needs and much more you can find that in this class. 

This Class is FREE and open to the public, you do not have to be a NAMI member to attend.

NAMI Peer to Peer is:
   +  Open to adults 18 yrs. or older
   +  Confidential
   +  Taught by two NAMI trained teachers who also live with mental illness and can understand YOU!
To register or ask questions contact:
         Linda 715-572-7135   [email protected]
         Joe 715-323-1592

     Space is limited, so register SOON!


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Mental Health Wellness Speakers  Tonight's speaker has cancelled due to sickness

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties along with Portage County Suicide Prevention offers a FREE, educational speaker on the fourth Monday of the month. Join us from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Oak Room at 2501 Main Street, Stevens Point. (Enter doors, down the walkway from the parking lot)
         2022 Monthly Speaker Calendar 
  June 27th  Dr.Christensen - Anxiety & Somatic Presentation is CANCELLED TONIGHT
  PLEASE Join us on 
July 25th to hear
 Dr. Christensen present on Anxiety & Somatic.

  August 22nd Joseph Rickert - Healthy Boundaries & Learning Your Limits
  September 26th Wendy Seegers -  Power of Gratitude
  October 24th Bonnie Bauman - Grieving The Life I'd Be Living (This Isn't What I Signed Up For)
  November 28th Ron Matthew - Compassion
  December 19th-NAMI Portage-Wood Counties 
     Christmas Party

This monthly event is open to the public. If you need transportation please contact NAMI Portage-Wood Counties at 715-544-9653 or Kathy Hartman at 715-254-5452.

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NAMI Portage-Wood Counties Board Meetings.

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties' monthly board meetings are held the third Monday of every month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1919 Wyatt Avenue in Stevens Point, please use Door 3 off the parking lot and watch for signs.
We are so grateful to St. Paul Lutheran for allowing us the space.
These meetings are opened to the public and we welcome anyone who would like to learn more about NAMI and our affiliate.
Mark Your Calendars! Hope to see you soon. 

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