Community Education

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11th Annual Greater Mississippi Valley

NAMIWalk  Sat. Sept 13, 2014

Centennial Park, Davenport Riverfront.  Step off at 10 a.m.

The University of Iowa Health Alliance is proud to sponsor this walk to bring help and hope to families living with mental illness in the Iowa Counties of Clinton, Scott & Muscatine.  Plus the Illinois counties of Rock Island, Henry and Mercer.

Money raised by this walk funds the following educational programs:

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NAMI Basics 

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This is a 6-week signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illness. 

Davenport – Eastern Iowa Community College Urban Ctr. Wednesdays, Oct. 1 to Nov. 5 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Register: Course #143212 563-441-4100 

Family-to-Family

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Designed for families and caregivers of individuals living with a mental illness. Obtain information and gain understanding and insight into the illness. This 12-week evidence-based, signature-education course offers current information on illnesses of the brain and treatment. 

Davenport – Eastern Iowa Community College Urban Ctr. Thursdays, Sept. 4 to Nov. 20 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Register: Course #143211 563-441-4100 

Moline – Western Illinois Univ. Riverfront Campus Wednesdays, Sept. 3 to Nov. 19 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Register: 563-322-8870 

Muscatine – Muscatine Community College Tuesdays, Sept. 2 to Nov. 18 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Register: Course #143210 563-288-6100

Peer-to-Peer 

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A unique recovery education course for individuals living with mental illness. This 10-week signature education course covers: preventing relapse, improving the quality of your life, skills to cope with your disease, and exercises to focus and calm your thinking. 

Call for location and fall dates. 563-322-8870

NAMI is the largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals living with serious mental illness and their families, empowering them toward recovery. 

563-322-8870 

www.namigmv.org 

1706 Brady Street, Suite 101 • Davenport, IA 52803

University of Iowa Health Alliance

755 59th Place West Des Moines, IA 50266
515-643-4000