“NAMI Louisville saved my life after my son David’s death.”
Bernie Block is a father, mental health advocate, and former NAMI Louisville leader who understands the priceless value of support and assistance in a time of crisis. Bernie lost his son, David Jeffrey Block, to the grip of mental illness in 2005 when he was 44-years-old. This tragic loss came after a 20-year fight for his mental health.
While striving to support David’s fight for mental wellness, Bernie became involved Read More
Aaron Drake has been involved with NAMI’s Family-to-Family (F2F) program since 2013. He was a participant, a trained F2F teacher, and NAMI education team leader. Aaron brings a unique perspective to the importance of F2F, being an adult child of a parent who suffers from severe mental illness. “Improving mental health is Kentucky’s best opportunity to lead the country by showing how we care for society’s most vulnerable individuals,” said Aaron. “Kentuckians are known for close-knit families, commitment, integrity, Read More
NAMI Louisville is offering two Family to Family Sessions in the Winter, Summer and Fall of 2017. These 12 week classes are free of charge. They are for adult family members and friends of people who live with a mental illness.
Classes will start the first week of January (Winter Sessions) the first week of June (Summer Sessions) and the second week of September (Fall Sessions).
January F2F class will start January 7th to March 25th, Saturdays 9:30 am to 1:00 pm. Read More
Kosair Charities’ mission is to protect the health and well-being of children in Kentucky and Southern Indiana by providing financial support for clinical services, research, pediatric healthcare education, and child advocacy. Kosair Charities knows that a child’s mental health is equally as important as their physical health and is proud to call NAMI one of its supported agencies.
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What does NAMI Louisville do?
We educate – Currently we offer 12 week Family to Family classes and 6 week Basics classes throughout the year free of charge.
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We’ve sent 20,000 messages to Congress to urge them to reform mental health care.
We need to send 20,000 more.
Congress needs to see perfectly clearly how important mental health care is to our country. Congress doesn’t need glasses to see 20/20—it needs your advocacy.
Contact Chairman Fred Upton and Ranking Member Frank Pallone, two House Committee leaders who will help decide the future of health care reform, and urge them to move comprehensive mental health reform (HR 2646) forward.
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