National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Johnson County
July 2, 2019

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Johnson County Newsletter
In This Issue


Happy 4th of July. The NAMI office and R Place will be closed on Thursday to allow staff time off to enjoy the holiday. 

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Mary Issah
Web: www.namijc.org  
Email: mary.issah@namijc.org
phone: 319-337-5400
 --NAMI Support Groups--
 
Every Tuesday - 5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.  (July 2, 2019Connection Support Group meets at R Place (10 E. Benton Street). 
The Connection support group is facilitated by individuals living with a mental illness who are trained in facilitating support meetings, but are NOT professional counselors.  The meetings are open to all individuals who have a mental illness.
 
Every Thursday - 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  (no support group this week )  Family Support Group meets at NAMIJC office (1105 Gilbert Ct. Suite 200).
The family support group is facilitated by family members, who are trained in facilitating support meetings, but are NOT professional counselors. The meetings are open to all families who are concerned about a family member who is experiencing mental illness. 
 
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You're always WELCOME at R PLACE!
 

10 E. Benton Street 
 
Our Vision
To provide opportunities for adults who experience the effects of mental illness and dual diagnosis to rejoin the worlds of friendship, family, meaningful work, and education.

What We Offer
A peer-led meeting place where peers support peers. A restorative environment of hope, support, and encouragement for recovery. A safe, nurturing, non-judgmental community for those affected by mental illness.
  

CALLING ALL NAMI VOLUNTEERS



 

Please  sign up  to volunteer at the NAMIJC table at the ADA Celebration on July 27th!

 

Please sign up to volunteer at the NAMIJC table at the Hoover's Hometown Days on August 3rd in West Branch! 






 

 

 

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Johnson County  

1105 Gilbert Court, Suite 200 

Iowa City, IA 52240

319-337-5400

Hours: Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Additional Resources

Click the below links for additional resources, support groups and educational materials :

 Click the below links for Crisis Intervention:

  

       Iowa Help Line
       (24 Hours/Day)

  • Talk: 855-800-1239
  • Text: 855-800-1239

      Iowa Warm Line 

      (7 Days a Week/5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.)

  • Talk: 844-775-9276
  • Click here to learn more about the warm line
Click the below link to become a NAMI member: