NAMI Glendale Glendale
  What's New
  Support Groups
  Education Classes
  Speakers Bureau
  Our Lived Experience
  Volunteer Opportunities
  Laura's Law
  Guidelines for Effective Communication with 911 Dispatch
  My Family Member Has Been Arrested - What Do I Do?
  Legal Resources
  Emergency and Suicide Prevention Resources
  General Resources
  Missing Persons Alerts
  Special Education Resources
  Additional Resources
  Links to More LA County Affiliates
  NAMIWalks Changing Minds One Step At a Time
  About NAMI Glendale

A Groundbreaking Commitment to Psychiatric Research After receiving a $650 million gift The Broad Institute is set to try and find the genetic causes of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
YANA: We Are More Than Just Numbers
Helping Young People Share Their Experiences and Find Support
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now
-more at
stars graphic


 | Print this page | 
July 21 ngorg whats new update

NAMI Glendale Bulletin - Updated July 21, 2014

Save the Date: Tuesday August 26 - DATE CHANGE

You’re invited to

Summer Family Potluck - Tues. August 26, 2014 - 6:00pm

Jane Hancock’s Home

2980 Edmonton Road

Glendale, CA 91206

 Bring: Salad or main dish or dessert or appetizer enough to serve 6-8 people.  Drinks will be provided.   Please let us know if you will be there!  Call Letty: 818-957-3185 or Email Jane:




227 N Spring St, Los Angeles

 NAMIWalks is the only fundraiser NAMI Glendale does to raise funds. The funds generated from this yearly event are used to provide for all the NAMI Glendale free programs including Support Groups, Family Education, Peer Education, etc.

 NAMIwalks is also a day filled with friendship, compassion and fun! Be an advocate for change. It is a transforming event - seeing so many people who have been affected by mental illness. For more information, go to our walk page via the link on the left of this page.



Peer-to-Peer is a 10 week class designed for our loved ones’ who have been diagnosed with a mental illness and are in need of information, support and resources. The class is free of charge. Materials and light refreshments will be provided. Pre-registration is required. If you would like more information, go to our education page and scroll down.

 Date: September 10th - November 19th

When: Wednesdays

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00pm

Where: Glendale


A new Family to Family Class list has started!

Date: September 7th (the first Sunday after Labor Day) - November 23rd

When: Sundays

Time: 6:30 pm - 9:00pm

Where: Glendale

 Family to Family is a free 12 week class that educates family members on many aspects of mental illness including medications, diagnoses, brain function, communication workshops and a lot more. You must be registered to enroll.  Go to our education page and scroll down for more information.



NAMIBasics is a 6 week class for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents (18 and under) who have a diagnosis of a mental illness. We are planning a class to be scheduled in the fall.  Please go online to and register.  Everyone who has taken this class has discovered an amazing amount of information, resources and support. As with all NAMI classes, it is free of charge.  Go to our education page and scroll down for more information.



We need writers to share your stories, your expertise, your knowledge, your pain and your success on paper. For more information or for the next editorial meeting, please contact: Walter Jarvis at


Be sure to like NAMIGlendale on Facebook and follow us to get the latest news and updates.



Don’t forget to join NAMI - for only $35 a year you can be a part of our movement to improve the life of those touched by mental illness.


 | Print this page |