Come hear about the various housing options available in Lane County for people with mental health challenges from our expert panel, with representatives from:Lane County Behavioral Health ShelterCare & Laurel Hill Center St.Vincent de Paul Cornerstone Community Housing HACSA (Section 8 Housing) Commissioner Pat Farr
When: Wednesday, August 31st from 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Where: Lane County Behavioral Health Services, Rm. 198, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Eugene
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Planning for your loved one’s future? Join us to find out what you need to know to establish a special needs trust at our upcoming NAMI Lane County Community Forum.
When: Wednesday June 29th, 6:30-8:30PM Where: Lane County Behavioral Health Services, Rm. 198, 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Eugene
Attorneys Gerry Gaydos and Mark Williams of the law firm Gaydos, Churnside and Balthrop will present information on Special Needs Trusts. It will include a brief overview of public benefits for persons with Read More
Listen to former NAMI Lane County board member discuss Mental Health Awareness Month!!
Gloomy, rainy skies didn’t stop thousands of smiles Sunday as supporters for mental health programs gathered to raise money for the Oregon affiliates of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, often called NAMI.
Starting near the Vera Katz Statue at the Eastbank Esplanade, dozens of teams gathered to raise money and listened to city, state and federal elected leaders speak about the importance of advocating for mental health programs to improve the lives of many Oregonians.
“Today, we all walk Read More
Words can be harmful. See the Person, not the condition!
JUNCTION CITY, Ore. — A “Serenity Garden” is in the works for Junction City’s Oregon State Hospital.
NAMI Lane County hopes to take a vacant piece of land in the middle of the campus and turn it into a garden area complete with plants, a small fountain, seating areas and gentle, rolling hills.
NAMI Lane County Executive Director Jose Soto-Gates says they’re currently in the planning and fundraising phase of the garden. Soto-Gates Read More