Cancellation for November 23:
NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group
is cancelled for Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, 2017.
Midwinter Party and Potluck
with entertainment by the
Spartan Community Guitar Ensemble
Friday, January 26, 2018
5:30 to 8:00 PM
Clark Conference Center
Sparrow St. Lawrence Campus, Lansing
There is still time to donate!
October 7, 2017 NAMIWalks GRAND RAPIDS!
2017-2018 Signature Program and Events Calendar
Click here to view the 2017-2018 schedule.
Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Thanks to NAMI Lansing members who attended this advocacy walk at the Michigan Capitol on May 10, 2017!
Plan on attending the next Walk a Mile in My Shoes Rally on Wednesday, May 2, 2018.
Quilted Conversations –
Human Rights Issues Including Mental Health Featured in MSU Quilt Exhibit
The MSU Museum had an exhibition of beautiful and meaningful quilts made from quilt square submitted by community members on human rights. Here is the square submitted by NAMI Lansing member Judith Fryer:
Mental Illness Awareness Week Results
Crisis Intervention Teams:
120 Officers Received a 40-Hour Training
The first Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training in the Lansing area was held in late November 2016. With outstanding support from the Lansing Police Department, Clinton-Eaton-Ingham Community Mental Health Authority, and other stakeholders including NAMI Lansing, the first 41 police officers from the Tri-county area received training. A second class was held in April 2017 and a third class of 40 was held in June 2017.
We welcome new members. Membership information is here.