NAMI South Suburbs of Chicago (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a not-for-profit membership organization created to improve the lives of individuals and families challenged by mental illness. In collaboration with NAMI National, NAMI Illinois, other Illinois affiliates, and like-minded organizations, we influence public policies, provide up to date education and support programs, and increase public awareness and understanding of mental illness.
Information on an Upcoming Senate Vote on the Budget has been posted on the BLOG. Click here to see the information.
A new NAMI Basics Class will be announced soon. Click here for further details and registration information.
NAMI SSC "Family to family" class
A new Family to Family class will be Begun on Thursday, April 4, 2019 and meet every Tuesday and Thursday for six weeks concluding on Thursday May 9, 2019.
The class will be held at St. Luke’s Orthodox Church, 10700 S.Kea, Palos Hills, IL 60465 Please contact Marianne Bithos by clicking here to register and for a map.
If you are a caregiver, you will find some very helpful articles and further reading on our Blog. To see them, Click here.
We've added this interesting article to our Blog concerning: Suggestions For Supporting a Family Whose Child is Struggling With a Mental Disorder Click here.
We've posted an interesting article on our blog, written by Hugh Brady, that discusses how “Nanny” Cell Malfunctions May Contribute to Schizophrenia. Click here to go to our blog.
The Meetings Page has been updated. You can see the current list of meetings & classes we offer by clicking here
If you'd like to make a donation to NAMI South Suburbs of Chicago, please click here.
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