Special THANKS to AKA PSI XI OMEGO CHAPTER ​11483 for the generous donation to purchase items for our Project Santa.

Join us for Stocking Stuffing, Homemade Chili, Desserts Holiday Fun

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For Donations/Information contact :         Sherryl Treslar 205-305-0782;    Joan Elder 205-527-4776

Laurie Griffen 205-381-7296

THANKS SHELBY REPORTER for the wonderful article 

Please Join us for our support group Meetings


Next support group meet will be January 26th at 6 pm


We have both a support group for Friends and Families of those dealing with Mental Illness.


We have a support group for those individuals living with a mental illness.

NAMI Shelby County Mental Illness Education And Support Group

NAMI Shelby County 

mission is to provide support, educate, and advocacy for persons with mental illnesses, their families, and others whose lives are affected by brain disorders.

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

www.nami.org

​What is NAMI

Our Mission for Shelby

​We are collecting donations to fill the stockings. Examples of items to donate for Adults both men and women Please no glass

Personal clothes items: Such as hats, ball caps gloves, scarf, socks (MUST HAVE NON SLIP)                         inexpensive watches, wallets, jewelry

Room Items for their rooms such as: non flame candles, calendars, Christmas Decoration

Food items such as: flavored drink to go packs for water, microwave popcorn, Sugar free candy, small individual snacks (packs of crackers etc.), and gum Hot Chocolate packets

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE            

Contact:  Wanda Laird, Executive Director
 334-396-4797

NAMI’s Executive Director, Mary Giliberti, Joins NAMI Shelby County in Bringing Holiday Cheer to Individuals Living with Mental Illness!

 Mary Giliberti, Executive Director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) will arrive in Alabama on December 22 to help with Project Santa.  Seventy-five Christmas stockings will be prepared for individuals living with mental illness.  Shelby County has five group homes as well as several permanent supportive houses for individuals living with mental illness.  These individuals may not be able to be with family or friends during the holidays.  Therefore, NAMI Shelby brings holiday cheer to them each year by filling stockings with small items for both men and women. 

 Please join us for the festivities on December 22, at 6:30 p.m., at the Shelby Baptist Medical Center in Alabaster (in the first floor cafeteria).  Board members from NAMI Alabama NAMI Affiliates will also be on hand to assist with Project Santa. Refreshments will be provided.  Anyone wishing to donate items for the stockings should contact Sherryl Treslar at
205-202-0827. 


NAMI Shelby County is one of 18 affiliates of NAMI Alabama.  The mission is to provide support, education, and advocacy for persons with mental illnesses, their families, and others whose lives are affected by these brain disorders. 

 

 

Special THANKS to AKA PSI XI OMEGO CHAPTER ​11483 for the generous donation to purchase items for our Project Santa.

Shelby County has 5 Group homes and several permanent supportive housing for those individuals living with mental illness. These individuals may or may not be able to be with their families during the Holiday Season. NAMI Shelby brings some Holiday cheer by stuffing stockings for these individuals and enjoying a Christmas Party with them.

View Educational Meeting Page for Guest Speakers and calendar of events

Join Us in bring H​oliday Cheer to those in our Community December 22nd  6:30pm Shelby Baptist Hosptial  Cafeteria

SHELBY COUNTY NAMI shows their support at  NAMI WALK'S Alabama held in Montgomery September 26th 2015 

December Meeting will be held 12/22/15 @ 6:30pm


Christmas Party - Shelby Baptist Cafeteria Everyone is welcome.