The Outrun the Stigma 5k run/walk is coming this year to Alton Baker Park, Sunday June 11!
Proceeds benefit mental health and NAMI lane county.
To register for the walk/run, click here.
Entrance to the 5k run/walk is $25 without a t-shirt, and $35 with a t-shirt. Click here to see the flyer. We hope to see you there!
When: Sunday June 11, 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Alton Baker Park
The LGBTQ community is one that is vastly under served in our society. What mental health support systems are available for the LGBTQ community in Lane County? Come hear from the experts:HIV Alliance SASS (Sexual Assault Support Services) Transponder In Our Own Voice Amazon Center LGBTQ Youth Group
When:Weds., May 24 • 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Where:Lane County Behavioral Health Services, Rm. 198 Address: 2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Eugene
Create enjoyment! NAMI Lane County now has a book club where bookworms and “mental health worms” can dive into books related to mental illness and mental health. We read a book a month and gather at the end of the month to explore themes and discuss characters and experiences. Fiction and memoirs humanize mental illness, and our Wellbeing & Words Book Club seeks to bridge the gap between understanding mental illness and understanding the people, and their loved ones, who Read More
Dawn Ring from NAMI Lane County interviews Paul Gilmartin the host of the podcast The Mental Illness Happy Hour available on iTunes and Mentalpod.com.
The NAMI Lane County Resource Center will be closed Friday, December 23rd through Monday, January 2nd. We will reopen on Tuesday, January 3rd at 10 AM. We hope you all have a wonderful and healthy holiday season!Read More
NAMI Lane County is happy to announce our first community forum of 2017!
Suicide Prevention-How We Can All Help
This workshop will provide statistics, risk factors, and warning signs; tips on how to communicate with someone who is contemplating suicide; how to communicate effectively with police and hospitals. Participants include representatives from Lane County Suicide Prevention Program, Whitebird Clinic, and the Vet Center.
This free community forum will take place on Wednesday, January 11th from 6:30-8:30 PM and will be held at Lane County Read More