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We have some updates for you coming from NAMI California! | @namicalifornia

Dec. 20, 2018 Membership Newsletter There’s Still Room At OurNAMI California Conference 2019! Super early bird registration still availableJust a reminder that the super early bird registration for the NAMI California Conference 2019 ends on January 7. Book your spot and room today! Register Here We are looking for workshops!NAMI California is seeking proposals for presentations […]

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November is Finally Here! | @NAMICalifornia

Advocacy Updates Hello from the NAMI California Advocacy Team! Once a month, our team will be sending out this newsletter to keep you informed about all things advocacy. We hope that this monthly briefing of information will increase transparency about our work in Sacramento, and more effectively support the voices of all Team NAMI members […]

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Joint-Statement Regarding Thousand Oaks Shooting Incident | NAMI

Nov 8, 2018 We are deeply saddened by the recent event that took place at a Thousand Oaks dance hall last night in which 12 people were killed when a gunman opened fire inside the establishment. NAMI Ventura County and NAMI California supports all of our communities and are available to help in any way […]

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Our thoughts are with those who are affected by the California wildfires | @NAMICalifornia

California Wildfires Statement Our thoughts are with Californians impacted by the recent wildfires in and around both Butte County and Ventura County. The fires have destroyed many homes and have forced many more to evacuate. NAMI California thanks first responders for getting so many to safety, and we want to stress the importance of attending […]

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#Vote4MentalHealth | @NAMICalifornia

Dear Team NAMI,Life can get busy and Election Day on Nov. 6 is going to be here before you know it. That means now is the time to start developing your voting plan so you don’t miss your opportunity to #Vote4MentalHealth in this important election There is no right or wrong way to cast your ballot; the […]

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Don’t miss California’s deadline to #Vote4MentalHealth | @namicalifornia

  This November, important elections are taking place in California. You are likely to see new city council members, county commissioners, district attorneys, state legislators, a governor or even a new member of Congress.   The candidates that get elected this November will make the decisions on what mental health services are available in your […]

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Out of the Dark: Spotlight on Student Mental Health | NAMICA

Advocacy NAMI California believes in early intervention, and that must include making campuses safe spaces for transitional age youth experiencing mental health challenges. Community Stigma prevents students from seeking help. Joining a community of mental health advocates helps high school and college students realize they are not alone. Support Knowing your student disability rights and […]