Feb
1
Mon
People Inc. Senior Companion “Phone Connection” Program
Feb 1 – Feb 28 all-day

People Inc. Senior Companion “Phone Connection” Program Accepting Recipients: This free program serves as an alternative to providing in-home visits; must be 55 or older and living in Erie County

Contact:  Alissa Yax at ayax@people-inc.org or call 716.768.2381

Feb
27
Sat
CONFERENCE LINE:Writing and Well-Being
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us as we work on prompts weekly and share them with one another, offering each other positive reinforcement.

Contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org for more information and how to join!

Writing Workshop via telephone with Bridget McNally
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

HERE’S HOW TO GET INTO THE GROUP:
Call MHA’s main phone number at 886-1242
Enter the extension 601 * PLEASE NOTE CHANGE*
Enter the password 1234# 

Each week we prepare prompts for our Saturday groups. You are welcome to join us with written work or just to listen! Contact Bridget at 716-886-1242×347 for more information. 

Mar
1
Mon
Zoom Writing Workshop
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Each week we prepare prompts for our Saturday groups. You are welcome to join us with written work or just to listen! Contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org or 716-886-1242×347 for more information. You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information.

ZOOM: MHA Writing Group
Mar 1 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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NAMI Family-to-Family
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

NAMI Family-to-Family – a class for families, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. Designated as an evidence-based program by SAMHSA, it facilitates a better understanding of mental health conditions, increases coping skills and empowers participants to become advocates for their family members.

Monday, February 22 for eight weeks and will meet on Mondays from 6-8:30 pm, using Zoom.

A computer device with camera, and private space to participate from, are required.

Pre-registration is required. It is important to attend all sessions.

Email online@namibuffalony.org with your name and phone number and request to register for Family-to-Family.

Zoom Stress & Anxiety during COVID-19 with Bridget McNally
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Each week we meet to talk about our unique challenges with isolation, depression, anxiety, and living with mental illness during the COVID-19 pandemic. For more information, please contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org or 716-886-1242×347.You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information.

Mar
2
Tue
Zoom Mental Health Support Group with Stu Rubin
Mar 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

A weekly virtual support group open to anyone with any mental health diagnosis. For more information or to RSVP, please contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org or 716-886-1242×347.

Headway’s Peer Support Group
Mar 2 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Headway of WNY, Inc., an affiliate of People Inc.

Virtual meeting room.

Interested individuals, please follow these instructions:
Send your name, phone number, email address and date(s) and time(s) that you would like to attend to the following email address:
support@headwayofwny.org
Any questions, please call: 716-408-3120

Bd of Directors
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

NAMI Board of Directors meetings are usually held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Amherst, NY. They are open to NAMI members. If you wish to attend, we strongly recommend calling ahead (716-226-6264) to verify, in case there is change to date or location; or cancellation due to weather.