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Mental Health First Aid Training

Mental Health First Aid  Free Program  Given at NAMI Beaver County Office 1229 3rd St. Beaver, PA  15009 Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an interactive 8-hour certification course that introduces participants to risk factors, warning signs, impacts of mental health problems, and overviews of common treatments. Participants learn a five-step action plan encompassing the… Read More »

NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program

Free Education and Support for Families Who Have Relatives with Serious Mental Illness Attached is the flyer for the Family to Family class. Please click the link for more information.  NAMI BEAVER Family-to-Family Program – Fall 2014

NAMI Peer-to-Peer Program

We haven't offered a Peer to Peer class for some time so please is you are a consumer of mental health services or know of some one please have them contact me as listed in the flyer! NAMI Peer To Peer Program Flyer

Movie Night at NAMI

Movie Night at NAMI             (NOTE:  This movie is for adults only as it is rated R for language and some sexual content/nudity.)     Movie begins promptly at 7:00 pm on Sept. 29th, 2014. NAMI Beaver – 1229 3rd St. – Beaver, PA  15009   This event is FREE and includes… Read More »


Springtime by Carla Braund Springtime. What does it mean to you? I searched for an article for the newsletter looking for just the right one, one with the right spirit, feeling. I wanted one full of optimism, freshness, newness, and hope. I wanted that sense of shedding off that heavy, worry laden winter overcoat with… Read More »

NAMI Beaver County – New Office


Connect 4 Mental Health® Announces 2014 Community Innovation Awards Call for Entries

Connect 4 Mental Health® Announces 2014 Community Innovation Awards Call for Entries – Nationwide initiative will honor local programs implementing approaches designed to positively impact those with serious mental illness and their communities – (Washington, D.C., Aug. 5, 2014) – The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and the National Council for Behavioral Health (National Council),… Read More »

NAMI’s “National Day of Action” for Mental Health – On The Hill

Former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, VA Senator Creigh Deeds, other Mental Health Advocates to Urge Congress to Pass Comprehensive Mental Mealth Legislation as Part of NAMI’s “National Day of Action” for Mental Health (Original Article located at NAMI) Mental Health Policy Leaders and Advocates to Converge on Capitol Hill as Part of National Alliance on… Read More »