NAMI Northwoods is an affiliate of NAMI, a non-profit organization that provides support, education and advocacy throughout the Marathon, Lincoln and Langlade counties in Wisconsin on behalf of individuals and families affected by mental illness.
NAMI Northwoods is an affiliate of NAMI, a non-profit organization that provides support, education and advocacy throughout the Marathon, Lincoln and Langlade counties in Wisconsin on behalf of individuals and families affected by mental illness.

What's Happening Now

Wings Grief Education Ministry – Winter Newsletter (Download)

This is a FREE quarterly newsletter for the bereaved and caregivers. Feel free to pass it on and to share it with your friends, family and associates. Click to download (pdf) If you do not currently receive the Wings E-Letter directly, you can subscribe online at www.wingsgrief.org/contact . Enter your name and email address and request to be added to ...
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FREE Understand Autism Event

Further your understanding of Autism Spectrum Disorder. Learn tips for helping your kiddo prepare for adulthood, advice on raising neurotypical siblings alongside their autistic brother or sister, and get guidance for increasing functioning in your entire family. Presented by Stacy Stefaniak Luther, ,PsyD, LPC. This FREE event will be held on April 2nd, 2019 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM ...
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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Training Planned for 2019

An Adverse Childhood Experience (ACE) is a traumatic experience prior to the age of 18. The more ACE's an individual has, the higher their ACE Score and the greater their risk for long-term health and behavioral consequences. There is hope for healing, however. Start by understanding ACE's and their effects with a FREE Wisconsin ACE Interface training. To understand the ...
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NAMI Wisconsin Annual Conference 2019 Changes Location

Due to unforeseen renovations at our previous venue, the 2019 NAMI Wisconsin Annual Conference will instead be held at the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant  Energy Center Way, in Madison Wisconsin on April 26th-27th, 2019. Our conference schedule and dates will remain the same. We have reserved a block of rooms at the Clarion Suites and ...
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NEW! Wausau Peer Support Group – 4th Wednesdays

The NAMI Peer Support Group offers support in a safe, caring environment. The group is led by trained facilitators who have moved forward in their own recovery journey with the support of their peers. This informal meeting meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 4:00 PM, and begins with a 10-minute educational discussion and then on to an ...
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Merrill Family Support Group – 2nd Wednesdays

Please join our Merrill Family Support group that will meet at the Good Samaritan Hospital in Merrill on the 2nd Wednesday of each month beginning on September 13th. The group will meet from 6-7pm. Hope to see you there! ...
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Wausau Family Support Group – 4th Monday

NAMI ~ Wausau Family Support Group Location: Marathon County Public Library ( 300 N 1st  Street, Wausau 2nd floor meeting room)  Date: 4th Monday of the month Time:  7:00 - 8:00 p.m. The Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective ...
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Mental Health Advocacy
Workshop & Forum

Saturday, March 16 2019
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Grace United Church of Christ
535 South 3rd Avenue - Wausau

Learn the issues, why advocacy is important, and the power of your personal story to move decision makers. Receive step-by-step tools and the practice to feel informed, confident and ready to make a difference.

RSVP to nami.northwoods @ gmail.com
or (715) 432-0180