Forsyth County schools will share the levels of collaboration to address mental health needs in our schools as well as suicide prevention. The Student Support department works with partnerships in the community for prevention as well as intervention to students and schools. This partnership allows us to address barriers to students receiving mental health services and help educate and teach social emotional learning at all age levels. We train and educate staff to support the Read More
Join the thousands of concerned citizens in over 85 communities across the nation will walk together to raise money and awareness to ensure vital, free NAMI programs and services are available to provide help and hope to those in need. Every journey begins with that first step. Through NAMIWalks’ public, active display of support for people affected by mental illness, we are changing our American communities and ensuring that help and hope are available for those in need.
Date: Saturday, October 20, Read More
NAMI FDL, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, will offer a NAMI Family-to-Family Education Class 2018, beginning September 10th through November 19th on Monday evenings at 6:30 in Cumming, GA.
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 11-session education program for family, partners, friends and significant others of adults living with mental illness. The course is designed to help all family members understand and support their loved one living with mental illness, while maintaining their own well-being. The course Read More
Each year millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental illness. During May, NAMI and the rest of the country are raising awareness of mental health. Each year we fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support people with mental illness and their families. NAMI Presents: Cure Stigma
In 2018, Read More
Thursday, April 12,2018
The affiliate is happy to announce the resumption of the Connection Recovery Support Group meetings. They are held at the Forsyth County Senior Center, 595 Dahlonega St, Cumming, GA 30040. The Family Support Group will meet at the same time and location. The meetings are twice a month on the second and fourth Thursday of the month.
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 6:30 PM – the United Way, 240 Elm Street, Cumming, GA
Come join us for our annual NAMI FDL Holiday Party. Bring your family, and/or a friend. Bring a dish to pass, and join in the fun. We will have door prizes, great food, and fellowship. We look forward to seeing you!Read More