NAMI Dekalb, Kane-South & Kendall Dekalb, Kane-South & Kendall
 
  Welcome to NAMI DKK
  Who we are
  Programs and Activities
   Education
   Support
   School Programs
   DKK Presentations
   Coming Together
   Community Programs
  Resources
  NAMI DKK Membership
  Advocacy
  Research
  NAMI DKK Fundraisers
  NAMI-DKK Annual Dinner


from NAMI.org
Sacred Creations After finding a church that understood mental health, AJ French finally received the treatment and support she needed.
YANA: With Help, Things Can Change For The Better.
What We Can Do about Depression
NAMI Statement by Mary Giliberti: Reflecting on the Passing of Robin Williams
-more at NAMI.org-
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NAMI DKK - Programs and Activities

We provide multiple programs, which you are invited to join.

Our programs offer support groups for persons and families affected by mental illness, education for family members, school presentations, and trained speakers for community, university and professional groups.

We support other activities as well.

We issue monthly email newsletters, offer a handbook, sponsor monthly coffees, and host booths and tables at health fairs and conferences.

We advocate for better treatment of those with mental illness.

Our advocacy involvement centers on supporting the Kane County Treatment Alternative Court (TAC), the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training for law enforcement officers, and the Kane County Mental Health Protocol that guides the response of law enforcement and local care givers to mentally ill individuals in crisis.


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