Feb
23
Sat
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training @ Community Health Center of Buffalo
Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Attendance at the March 2nd session is required for certification.
Feb
27
Wed
Crisis Services Train the Trainer Event Suicide Safety for School Staff @ Crisis Services
Feb 27 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

This Train-the-Trainer workshop is designed to certify school personnel as a Suicide Safety for School Staff Trainer. Upon completion of the workshop, the trainer will have the ability to facilitate a one hour in-person training in schools that is designed to:

1. Review the importance of suicide prevention in schools
2. Describe the characteristics of an “at risk” student
3. Outline a school staff member’s critical but limited role and clarify a building level referral process
4. Provide information about community resources.

To Register: https://crisisservices.dm.networkforgood.com/forms/train-the-trainer-sign-up
Event: https://crisis-services.networkforgood.com/events/9911-train-the-trainer-suicide-safety-for-school-staff

Mar
2
Sat
Adult Mental Health First Aid Training @ Community Health Center of Buffalo
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Attendance at the February 23rd session is required for certification.

Mar
5
Tue
Bd of Directors
Mar 5 @ 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. We strongly recommend calling ahead (716-226-6264) to verify, in case there is change to date or location if you wish to attend; or cancellation due to weather.

Mar
14
Thu
Family Education meeting
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

7 – 7:30 p.m. Coffee/library time
7:30 p.m. Presentation: “BestSelf’s Health Home and Other Mental Health Programs”
                  Speaker: Barbara Hoekstra, RN, BSN, Director of Health Home Services

Family Education Meetings are usually held on the 2nd Thursday of each month, except in December. Open to all.

Mar
21
Thu
Family Support – Southtowns
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Facilitated, confidential support for family members and caregivers concerned about and/or caring for a person with mental illness. Held 3rd Thursday. of each month.

NOTE: Room change as of 11/15/18
Use Bayview Rd. entrance; enter at Door 3 and go to Room 124.

Apr
2
Tue
Bd of Directors
Apr 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. We strongly recommend calling ahead (716-226-6264) to verify, in case there is change to date or location if you wish to attend; or cancellation due to weather.

May
7
Tue
Bd of Directors
May 7 @ 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. We strongly recommend calling ahead (716-226-6264) to verify, in case there is change to date or location if you wish to attend; or cancellation due to weather.

Jun
4
Tue
Bd of Directors
Jun 4 @ 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. We strongly recommend calling ahead (716-226-6264) to verify, in case there is change to date or location if you wish to attend; or cancellation due to weather.

Jul
2
Tue
NO Bd of Directors
Jul 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

No meeting of the Board of Directors in July. Happy Summer!