On September 9th, 2017, NAMI Geauga will be hosting the Miles for Mental Health & Wellness Walk and Symposium in Burton, Ohio. Previously, NAMI Geauga has held the Miles for Mental Health Walk in order to raise funds for community programs here in Geauga County. This year, we’re expanding the event and incorporating a wellness symposium featuring local health experts, businesses, and agencies.Read More
A quote by Audrey Hepburn perfectly sums up our mission,“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.”
Our goal is to bring the community together to end the stigma surrounding mental illness by offering a nurturing space to make lasting connections and learn gardening skills.
This garden is open to individuals living with mental illness/addiction, their loved ones and everyone in the community.
Visit us at Morning Star Friends Church – 12550 Ravenna Rd, Chardon OH
Open gardening times:
Tuesday – 8-11 am
Thursday Read More
Come to life with STRIVE, a program designed for anyone ages 18-28 that is affected by or diagnosed with a mental health issue.
Hang out in a judgement-free zone with FREE food, games, movies and more.
Be the voice… Speak out… Be part of the bigger picture… Join STRIVE!
Support each other in struggles Trust one another with honesty Remember you are not alone Invest yourself Venture out and plan activities together Encourage each Read More
NAMI Hike for Health
Whether you are new to NAMI or an old-timer, come out and spend the morning with us.
Join us for a guided stroll through a Geauga Park. Learn more about NAMI, and make friends in the mental health community and get involved!
When: Saturday, August 12 from 10:00am-12:00pm
Where: The West Woods – Nature Center, 9465 Kinsman Rd, Novelty, Ohio 44072
Employment Services Panel: Options for Your Loved One
Individuals with mental health conditions Read More
NAMI Family and Friends Support Group Presents…
Is there an Upside to Bipolar?
Bipolar Disorder affects 3 percent of the population with dramatic shifts in mood, energy and ability to think clearly. Families often ride this emotional roller coaster alongside their loved one; facing the stigma, negativity and uncertainty on a daily basis. Yet, is there an upside to bipolar disorder?
Dr. Patricia Firem, PHD will discuss the creative element that sometimes (not always) occurs with Read More
FREE for family members, partners and friends of individuals with mental health conditions.
Starting April 10th, Family Support meetings will be held Every Monday at 7pm at our Chardon location: 107 South Street, #5.
Did you ever feel like you were teetering as you try to hold balance in life?
When you have a loved one with mental illness it seems that you are holding the weight of the world. YOU ARE NOT ALONE. There are Read More
Have you ever wondered how you can…?Support a great cause Share your talents and energy with a group of caring individuals Help end the stigma of mental illness Learn more about Mental Health and how to help others
Look no further, NAMI Geauga County is looking for YOU:
Special Events Crew Grant Writer
In-School Presenters Internships
Office / Clerical Aide Community Outreach
Marketing and Advertising Team Read More