NAMI of Contra Costa County
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The Contra Costa Network
of Mental Health Clients Annual Picnic
will be held on June 21st, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
It will again be at the Pleasant Hill Community Park in Pleasant Hill (at Gregory Lane and Cleveland Avenue.) This picnic is free to all and all are welcome.
NAMI Express Yourself through Art
NAMI Contra Costa hosted a free event -- Express Yourself through Art -- inviting people affected by mental illness and members of the public to participate in art projects while celebrating those who live with mental illnesses.
Picture Courtesy of
Contra Costa Times
For more information, contact
Doug Halpern at 925-957-5149 or
Roberto Roman at 925-957-5210
NAMI - CC General Meeting
Featured Guests and Topics
May 16, 2013
James Lugannani, NAMI CC Board Member
WHAT’S IN IT FOR ME?
HEALTH CARE REFORM
FOR CONSUMERS AND THEIR FAMILIES
James Lugannani will be discussing the Affordable Care Act and its impact on our community. From eligibility for insurance, access to the health care system, to preventive care the impact will be significant – but how? What‘s in it for you? What are you eligible for? How do you sign up? When? What else do you need to know?
June 20, 2013
Sharon Kuehn - P.E.E.R.S.' Social Inclusion Campaign Program Manager
Sharon Kuehn and other P.E.E.R.S. (Peers Envisioning and Engaging in Recovery Services) team members to get an "insiders' view" on running a major county-wide campaign to eliminate Stigma and Discrimination.
The Social Inclusion Campaign is a groundbreaking effort to end stigma and discrimination against people with mental health issues throughout Alameda County.
July 18, 2013
Speaker to be Announce
Topic to be Announced
August 15, 2013
Director of Mental Health Division
Topic to be announced
Meetings are held at the
John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus.
(Formerly Mt. Diablo Medical Center)
2540 East St., Concord 925-682-8200
Doors open at 6:30, meeting starts at 7:00
E-mail your questions to:
You will be assured of an answer
when the meeting starts.
There is no cost to members
or the public.
Please click on the month to view that months
featured guest(s) and topic(s). Since we plan our meetings
months in advance, changes may occur at the last moment.
Please check back frequently for last minute changes.
Donate Your Vehicle to NAMI-CC
Currently, NAMI-CC is contracting with Car Donation Services, Inc,
a local company that has managed vehicle donations for over 15 years!
They use a variety of selling techniques so vehicles, on average, sell
for more, which means more money for us and a larger tax deduction for
To donate your vehicle, please mention NAMI-CC when you call 1-888-686-4483
or donate on line at Car Donation Services. They make it fast and easy and provide you
with professional and courteous service throughout the process.
Once your vehicle is accepted, they will mail your donation receipt,
which includes the necessary tax information and reporting requirements
and the required DMV forms. Vehicles will be picked up within 5 working
days and they can handle rush donations, if necessary.
Thank you for your generous support!