This month, our Volunteer Spotlight is shining on our two newest In Our Own Voice presenters, Sarah McFarland and Sonja Hill! They were trained as presenters in June of this year. Since then, they’ve been routinely presenting IOOV throughout Central Virginia. Although Sarah was trained in IOOV very recently, she has been involved with NAMI […]
John and Sue Wiggins have brought us together with their hospitality, making conversation easy for new visitors and long time members since they became involved with NAMI – Central Virginia in 2006. Their successes of welcoming the new members, thanking the speakers, soothing the stressed, and invigorating the long time members with meeting refreshments, holiday […]
Our next General Meeting will be held at 7 o’clock in the evening on Thursday, October 10 at the Weinstein JCC (5403 Monument Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226). Our speaker for the evening is Dr. Kent McDaniel, Medical Director of Henrico Area Mental Health & Developmental Services “where he treats those suffering with several mental illness and supervises […]
Our annual picnic date has been set for September 26, 2019 at 4 p.m. You + your family are invited to attend this event at: ROSLYN CONFERENCE CENTER – PICNIC PAVILION 8727 River Road, Richmond, Virginia 23229 This event is rain or shine! RSVP required by Thursday, September 19. 804-285-1749 or email@example.com NAMI-Central Virginia will provide […]
This month, we are featuring Lu Clark as our volunteer of the month! Lu first got involved with NAMI Central Virginia after taking Family-to-Family in 2005. Almost immediately, she began attending the monthly general meetings. Around that same time, she helped Sue Wiggins with her responsibilities as hospitality chair – refreshments at general meetings, service […]
This month’s NAMI Central Virginia volunteer spotlight is all about Marie Parker! Marie has been with NAMI CVA since 1984, back when it was known as the Richmond Area Schizophrenia Foundation. This means that Marie is NAMI CVA’s longest-standing active member! After taking up some work in Hawaii, she came back to the area and […]
Donate your car, boat, truck, RV, Jet Ski or snowmobile to NAMI Central Virginia and receive a tax deduction. This no cost, no hassle process begins when you contact our fundraising partner, Donation Line LLC at 877-227-7487. Make sure to ask for our extension 3302.
Positive Coping skills come in many forms. NAMI Central Virginia and VOCAL Virginia are joining forces on a new Creative Meetup series to explore these skills. These sessions will address a wide variety of activities including but not limited to: journaling, photography, sketching, painting, horticulture, poetry, crafts, and more! Interested in joining us? Call 804-285-1749 […]