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Monthly Meeting Calendar

NAMI Connections
Stream 2

On the Second and Fourth Mondays of each month, the meeting is held at 6:00p.m.; on the Second Monday of each month, the meeting begins at 7:00p.m. Both are held here in the NAMI-PA Wilkes-Barre Office at 100 E. Union Street, Suite #6, in Wilkes-Barre.

SERIOUS MENTAL ILLNESSES INCLUDE:

Schizophrenia, depression, manic depression (bi-polar) obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder.

Scientific evidence supports the belief that these disorders are the result of biochemical imbalances that can be treated effectively with medication and other therapies.

ASK YOURSELF THE FOLLOWING. . .

Do you feel alone trying to cope with the problems of a family member or friend with mental illness/brain disorder?

Would you like to talk with someone who understands and who can give you emotional support?

Would you like to meet informally with others who have a friend or relative with a mental illness/brain disorder?

Would you like access to information about illnesses, medications and current treatments?

Do you need information concerning the services available for persons with mental illness/brain disorder?

"We must accept infinite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope." --Martin Luther King, Jr.

Join Us!

Working together, we can improve the quality of life for persons with mental illness/brain disorders and their families living in our counties. Membership is open to anyone interested in helping families and consumers with mental illness/brain disorders.

Family Support
Grandfather & grandson fishing

Held the Second and Fourth Mondays of each month here in the NAMI-PA Wilkes-Barre Office at 100 E. Union Street, Suite #6, in Wilkes-Barre. For times, please click the "Calendars" link in the left-hand column of our website.

"HOPE is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the tunes without the words, and never stops at all." --Emily Dickenson

Tunkhannock Area:

For more information please call Audrey at (570) 836-2749

Hazleton Area

For more information on meetings available in the Hazleton Area, please contact our NAMI Wilkes-Barre Office at (570) 371-3844 or via e-mail at wilkes-barre@nami-pa.org