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We Need Your Help on May 23rd for Omaha Gives!

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Omaha Gives for NAMI Nebraska
Why should you donate to NAMI Nebraska?
  • NAMI Nebraska provides Omaha with free mental health support groups and educational programs and classes about mental illness.
  • We offer resources for consumers, family members, professionals, friends in the Omaha area.
  • NAMI Nebraska also actively advocates at the local, state and national levels to improve the services, and the lives of those affected by mental illness and their families in Omaha and Nebraska.

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NAMI Welcomes 2 New Members to the NAMI Nebraska Team

NAMI Nebraska would like to welcome 2 wonderful people to our staff. Stephanie and Suzanne are really great people, and if you come by the NAMI Nebraska office, say hello.

Stephanie Metzen graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in May 2011. Following school, Stephanie spent one year working as an English professor at Escuela Politecnica Nacional.…
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Family to Family Class starts April 12

A NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) Family to Family Course will start April 12 and be held on Thursday evenings, 6:30-9 pm for 11 weeks. This class will offer a “Feast of Information” about mental illness, the brain, medications, coping skills, resources, understanding your family member’s experience, and communication techniques. Family to Family has been found to be an…
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NAMI Walks Nebraska June 9th at Turner Park


NAMIWalks, the annual fundraiser and awareness walk for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is coming soon! Over 500 people joined us last year and it was a great event. This year’s Nebraska NAMIWalks is June 9th at Turner Park in Midtown Crossing in Omaha. The money raised from the Walk goes towards our educational and support programs, which…
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Aimee Folker

Board Member

Ken Timmerman

Board Member
Location: Omaha

Step Up For Kids with Tom Osborne -2011

In recognition of the difficulties facing children in Nebraska today, several organizations in the state organized a Step Up for Kids day which happened October 11 at the State Capitol in Lincoln. Alphabet Soup Kids (A.S.K.), Behaven Kids, Boys Town, Building Bright…
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New Executive Director

Tom Adams is the new executive director, and we wish him a warm welcome as he leads NAMI Nebraska with Advocacy and Support. Jonah Deppe, former executive director, will continue to work with NAMI Nebraska as the role of a statewide Advocacy Director.

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