Saturday October 8, 2022, From 2 PM to 6 PM, Todos Santos Park, Downtown Concord
A day in the park reconnecting and healing through music
as we celebrate Gigi’s 60th Birthday!
We will share critical information on 988 (previously the National Suicide
Prevention Lifeline) and share update s on AB988 (The Miles Hall Lifeline Act)
You can donate $9.88, $98.89, $988 or even $9,880 to celebrate Gigi's birthday and continue the work we at NAMI CC do to support those in need and avoid a crisis. Donations can be recieved by donating via PayPal or by check to NAMI Contra Costa, 2151 Salvio St, Ste. V, Concord, CA, 94520. Please write "988" in the memo area.
Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Gigi Crowder at 510-990-2670 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
NAMI Contra Costa
2151 Salvio St, Ste V.
Concord, CA 94520
Please write "988" in the memo line so we may add it to this events account.
Welcome to NAMI Contra Costa
Support. Educate. Advocate
Mission Statement - To provide support, outreach, education and advocacy to individuals living with and families affected by mental illness.
NAMI Contra Costa is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing outreach, education, support and advocacy to families and individuals in need of help dealing with mental illness. We have been assisting people and families affected by mental illness in Contra Costa for over 30 years. All our programs are free, so get involved today and help make a difference in your life, others' lives, and in the local community.
NAMI Contra Costa is an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. We are unique in our independence with long history of helping families/loved of those affected by mental illness along with individuals living with mental illness.
View our latest General Meeting.
Save the Date!
NAMI Contra Costa New Office Hours
Starting Monday, June 13, 2022
The NAMI Contra Costa will be opened starting Monday, June 13, 2022. We will be open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. We will be inacting safety protocols such as mandatory masks, social distancing and temperature taking. This is for your safety as well as for our staff.
Our groups will still be held on Zoom (please visit our Zoom page for our listing of online groups). Also, some of our groups will start being hybrid Zoom/in-person groups. To find out if your group is going to be in-person, please contact the group leader.
NAMI CC's webiste now has the tools to be ADA compliant!
NAMI Contra Costa has always strived to be inclusive. One area that has always been difficult is the website. Many people have unique visual needs to that make their web viewing difficult. With the help of Accessible, we can now have the tools to make our website easier for them.
In the lower right-hand corner of your browser window, click the blue circle with the person in it. In the pop-up window, you can now choose how to change the website setting that best suits you. There are many options to choose from, including:
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. Our Family to Family classes are being held in three languages: English, Mandarin and Spanish. Due to Covid-19, all three classes are being held on Zoom.
For more information the class, click on the NAMI Family to Family button below. Contact infomation for each language can be found there.
NAMI Basics is a free, six-session program designed for parents and other family caregivers of children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral difficulties. Our Basics classes are being held in three languages: English, Mandarin and Spanish. Due to Covid-19, all three classes are being held on Zoom.
For more information the class, click on the NAMI Basics button below. Contact infomation for each language can be found there.
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 8-session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Our Peer to Peer classes are being held in English. Due to Covid-19, all classes are currently on hold.
For more information the class, click on the NAMI Peer to Peer button below. Contact infomation can be found there.
NAMI Contra Costa is here for you. If you need help finding mental health support for yourself or a loved one, contact us and we will work with you to get the support you need. You can contact us via phone at (925) 942-0767 or via email at email@example.com. You can also visit our Contact Us page to learn to contact us through our contact form by clicking the link below.
NAMI Contra Costa recognizes that with the Covid-19 pandemic, the need for support is great. That is why most of our support groups are now on Zoom. Please check the calendar to the right and see what groups are going on. While most NAMI CC groups are online, there are some non-NAMI CC groups that are not. Please contact them for more details.
For those who prefer to donate or join us via check or money order, please make it out to NAMI Contra Costa and mail it to:
NAMI Contra Costa
2151 Salvio St, Ste V
Concord, CA 94520
When you donate or join, you help keep our groups and services running. Plus it's tax deductible.
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