First South Florida
National Alliance on Mental Illness Walk
Saturday, November 9 at Tradewinds Park in Coconut Creek
Who: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Broward County
What: The first South Florida NAMIWalk - "Walking for Mental Health"
When: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Where: Tradewinds Park, Coconut Creek, 3600 West Sample Road, Coconut Creek.
Why: Funds will be used to support NAMI's programs throughout the tri-county community as NAMI Palm Beach County and NAMI Miami-Dade County.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. and the Walk kicks off at 9 a.m. The Walk is a rain or shine event.
Please urge your listeners to sign up and take part!
Founded in 1984, NAMI Broward County is dedicated to the eradication of the stigma associated with mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life for all individuals affected by these diseases. NAMI Broward County provides free support groups, education classes and seminars, legislative advocacy, and information for people in our community living with mental illness as well as their loved ones. Programs include Family-to-Family, Peer-to-Peer, Basics, Provider Education, and Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) for law enforcement personnel. To learn more about NAMI's services, visit www.namibroward.org.
NAMI Broward County is affiliated with NAMI Florida, Inc., an organization that includes more than 30 local affiliates and 2,000 members across the State.