Fall Family to Family will begin Thursday, September 6,2018 and will continue Tuesday and Thursday evenings through October 16. We will meet from 6:30-8:30pm at the NAMI Whatcom office at 800 E. Chestnut St, Suite 1C, Bellingham WA 98225. You may sign up now to be on the waiting list.
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.