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NAMI Nebraska Needs Your Help

Like many other nonprofits in Nebraska, we are feeling the effect of cut budgets. Because of lack of funding, NAMI Nebraska needs any financial contribution that you feel comfortable with giving. NAMI saves lives and helps people with mental illness to have a brighter day. Please consider making your tax-deductible donation to NAMI Nebraska...[Donate Now]

NAMI Nebraska

King of Kings Family Support Group

Meets every 2nd and 4th Mondays of the month from 6:30-8.

King of Kings 11615 I street, Omaha NE  Courtyard room

Lorraine Jackson


NAMI Homefront (For Friends and Family of Veterans with Mental Health Issues)

HOMEFRONT: 6-week course for family and friends of soldier and veterans with post-traumatic problems and or mental health problems. Begins Thursdays, March 8, 6:30-8:30 pm at VA Recovery Center.

Nami Homefront is a six-week educational program for families, friends, and caregivers of veterans that suffer from mental health challenges. Based on the family-to-family program, the purpose of NAMI Homefront is…
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New NAMI Basics Class (Parents with Children Who Have Mental Health Issues)

BASICS: A free 6-week course for parents of children and adolescents with severe emotional or mental health issues. Includes how to work with schools. Begins on Saturdays, 9-11:30 am, March 3 at Family Support Network. Childcare provided.

Nami Basics is a free 6 week educational class for family and parents to help children and teens who are experiencing signs and…
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Tom Adams, Executive Director is Retiring

Tom has been an amazing asset to NAMI Nebraska. Tom spent a great deal of time heading the volunteer groups and educating the public about mental illness. A true advocate and a blessing to our organization. Tom will be retiring at the end of May. We wish Tom the best and he will truly be missed.


Winter 2018

Free course for family members, partners, and friends of individuals with mental illnesses/brain disorders

A series of 12 classes (1 session weekly) structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with mental illness while maintaining their own well-being. Includes information about mental illnesses, medications, coping, resources, problem-solving, empathy, and family communication. These courses are sponsored…
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NAMI Nebraska Provides these Mental Health Support Groups in Omaha – Omaha Gives

NAMI Nebraska is directly responsible for the mental health meetings below in the Omaha area. There is never a charge for any of our meetings.

NAMI Nebraska is about helping people reach their hopes, dreams, and goals in life, but it is also about saving lives. Sometimes these community services are the last line of defense when someone has…
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Why You Should Support NAMI Nebraska for Omaha Gives

NAMI Nebraska is the state chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. NAMI Nebraska serves the community by providing much needed support groups and educational programs for mental health challenges across the state and also in Omaha. NAMI also offers a 12-week education program called Family-to-Family that is for those who give support to others and the program called…
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NAMI Connection Meeting – Columbus, Nebraska

Outreach Center
3602 16th Street (Use Southeast main entrance)
Columbus, NE

Tuesdays 7:00 – 8:30 pm

Contact: NAMI Nebraska: 402-345-8101 or 877-463-6264

Winter 2014 Newsletter

NAMI Winter 2014 Newsletter

Summer 2014 Newsletter

NAMI Summer 2014 Newsletter

Spring 2014 Newsletter

NAMI Spring 2014 Newsletter

Fall 2013 Newsletter

NAMI Fall 2013 Newsletter

Upcoming Wellness Recovery Action Plan Class (WRAP) at Region Six

Region 6 of Nebraska is holding Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP) workshops quarterly starting in September 2014. Residents of Cass, Dodge, Douglas, Sarpy, and Washington counties are eligible to participate. Registration is FREE and this is a great class for those who are looking for a self-directed recovery technique. Please see the attached flier and registration form, being mindful of…
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A Warm Welcome to Our Community Outreach Associate

NAMI Nebraska welcomes our new Community Outreach Associate, Mae L’Heureux. Mae is from Maine, and a recent graduate of Assumption College in Worcester, Massachusetts. She has a degree in psychology and human services. Mae is very excited to be here and looks forward to developing her passion in the area of mental health over the coming months. She will be…
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Upcoming NAMI Basics – Children with Mental Illness


Where:  Countryside Community Church

              8787 Pacific Street

              Omaha, NE 68114

When:  Saturdays, 9:00 am to 12:00 pm starting  September 14, 2013.

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Coming Soon! Our Voice…A place to share your stories of hope and recovery

Are you interested in publishing your stories related to the journey of recovery from mental illness?  Our Voice on the NAMI Nebraska website will soon be excepting submissions of stories, poems and other written pieces for potential publication.  Our Voice is where you can share your hope and strength, what worked and what didn’t with others living in…
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NAMI Nebraska is Sponsoring the Bridges of Hope Workshop

A panel discussion on mental illness, and it’s impact on families, communities, and  individuals. The workshop is August 24th from 9am to noon. It’s being held at the Countryside Community Chapel. Call Margie Bolte at (402) 391-0350 at extension 117 to make your reservations, or email [email protected].

Connection Meeting Fremont

2nd Tuesday of each month
6:30-8:00 pm
Fremont Medical Center
Contact: NAMI Nebraska at 402-345-8101 or 877-463-6264


NAMI Nebraska Walks 2013 ahead

NAMI Nebraska is moving ahead with it’s NAMI Walks drive for 2013, and planning a really big year. Hospitals including Alegent-Ceighton and UNMC have been sponsors for several years. CMA industries is leading in donations as always, and many other sponsors in the private sector are joining in as well. We look forward to the 2013 NAMI Walks as being the best ever.

Family to Family Education Program

family to family
In Collaboration with Community Alliance, NAMI Omaha sponsors a FAMILY-TO-FAMILY EDUCATION PROGRAM


Free course for family members, partners and significant others
of individuals with mental illnesses and/or brain disorders.


Major Depression
Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression)
Schizophrenia and Schizoaffective Disorder
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Borderline Personality Disorder
Panic Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Co-Occurring Brain Disorders, Addictive…
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