Our next session of Family to Family will be held Tuesday and Thursday from Tuesday, February 6th through Thursday, March 15th, 2018. Sessions will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 pm in the Northwest Room at the Fairhaven Library (1117 12th St, Bellingham, WA 98225).
This six week course is taught by trained family members. All course materials are furnished without charge. The class is for families, partners and friends of individuals with mental illnesses. The course is designed to facilitate a better understanding of mental illness, increase coping skills and empower participants to become advocates for their loved ones. This program was designated as an evidence-based program by SAMSHA.
The Family to Family Course Topics include:
This highly sought after course is ABSOLUTELY FREE, but teachers ask that family caretakers commit to attending all 12 evening classes, 2 hours twice a week for 6 weeks. There is space for 25 persons.
If you are interested in participating, please use the registration form or call NAMI Whatcom office at (360) 671-4950.