Atlantic County

AtlanticNAMI ATLANTIC/CAPE MAY

 

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President:

Abbie Katz
President’s Letter

 

Address:

P.O. Box 1557
Absecon, NJ 08201

 

Email:

namiacm.aek@gmail.com

 

Contact Person:

Gail Dembin – (609) 927-0215

 

Website:

www.namiacm.org

 

Calling Volunteers

 

New Mental Health Education Programs via Zoom:

Experts offer information, resources, and coping skills on various topics and Families, caregivers, and those in mental health recovery find the information in valuable.

4th Tuesday of every month, 7 – 8:30 pm

Upcoming presentations:

Monday, April 26: Early Onset Psychosis “how to recognize and what to do”- Speaker: Megan Gluchoski, LSW Oaks Integrated Care.

Monday, May 24: Mental Health Association of Atlantic County – learn about the services available in Atlantic County.

Monday, June 28: LEAP (Listen, Empathize, Agree, and Partner) – learn how to help your loved ones accept the treatment they need. Developed by Dr. Xavier Amador in his attempt to help his brother accept treatment.

Contact namiacm.aek@gmail.com to register.

 

Online Support Groups:

Family Support Group

2nd Mondays at 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Registration Contact: Abbie Katz at namiacm.aek@gmail.com

 

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group

1st Monday of the month at 7:00 pm
Registration Contact: Abbie Katz at namiacm.aek@gmail.com

NAMI NJ Online Support Groups

 

Family to Family Education

8-week education course for families and friends of adults living with mental illness
Learn more about the course

Online Family to Family class offered by NAMI Atlantic/Cape May:
Tuesdays evenings, February 9 – March 30, 2021
7:00 – 9:30 pm
Space is limited to the first 16 registrants.

 

Support Meetings:

(In-person meetings are postponed until further notice)

2nd Mondays of the month
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Absecon United Methodist Church,
W. Church St. and Pitney Road,
Absecon, NJ 08201
[After a short meeting to discuss business and advocacy issues, we split up into separate Family-to-Family Support and NAMI Connection Peer Support groups.]

NAMI Connection Peer Support Group
2nd Mondays of every month, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Absecon United Methodist Church,
W. Church St. and Pitney Road, Absecon, NJ 08201
Contact person: Milo at 609-568-0648
A NAMI Family Support Group takes place at the same time and facility as this meeting.

 

Press Coverage

Faith leaders ‘big part of team’ for mental health support in communities (Press of Atlantic City)
Francine Bates, NAMI NJ board member, speaks to faith-based organization leaders at the NAMI Clergy Connection Seminar, Wed., Oct. 18 , 2017 at the Absecon United Methodist Church.

Press Coverage on NAMI Atlantic Group – December 2015

 

Click here for a complete list of NAMI NJ Statewide Programs

 


* NAMI NJ and affiliate meetings and events are open to public unless otherwise notified. Membership is optional.