NAMI Sacramento, Sacramento's Voice on Mental Illness

NAMI Sacramento General Meetings

Everyone is welcome

Everyone is welcome at NAMI general meetings, whether you are a member or not. Our monthly general meetings are a great way to connect with others struggling with mental health issues, learn about mental illness, learn how to assist loved ones, and find resources in the Sacramento area.

Tom Wootton at the June, 2007 meeting

September General Meeting

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Light refreshments are served at the meetings. Attendees are welcome to bring a dish of finger food (doesn't require forks or utensils) to contribute to tthe potluck. Bringing a dish is not required.

NAMI Sacramento general meetings are free and open to the public.

When and where?

When:
Typically, the second Monday of the month at 7:00 - 8:30 PM:

2016 General Meeting Schedule

  • Monday, January 11
  • Monday, February 8
  • Monday, March 14
  • Monday, April 11
  • Monday, May 9
  • Monday, June 13
  • NO MEETING July
  • Monday, August 8
  • Monday, September 12
  • Monday, October 17
  • Monday, November 14
  • Monday, December 12
Where:

Conference Room 1B
Sacramento County Division of Mental Health Building
(the building with the clock tower).
3331 Power Inn Road
Sacramento,CA 95826

Parking:
Parking is available in the lot in front of the building. The parking spaces are numbered. Make a note of the spot you park in. You'll need to write down the number of your parking spot when you sign in at the front desk.
Directions:
Tthe Sacramento County Division of Behavioral Health building is at 3331 Power Inn Road, just a few blocks south of US 50 and Folsom Blvd.

From US 50 Eastbound:
Take Exit 9 for Howe Avenue toward Power Inn Road. Turn right (south) onto Howe Ave. After Folsom Blvd and Brighton Ave, turn left onto Cucamonga Avenue. Take the first right into the parking lot. Drive through the parking lot until you reach the building with the clock tower.

From US 50 Westbound:
Take Exit 9 for Howe Ave toward
CA-16/Power Inn Road. Turn left (south) onto Howe Ave (signs for
CA-16 E/Jackson/Power Inn Road). Howe Ave will become Power Inn Road. After Folsom Blvd and Brighton Ave, turn left onto Cucamonga Avenue. Take the first right into the parking lot. Drive through the parking lot until you reach the building with the clock tower.


 

Next General Meeting


The next General Meeting is:

Mon Sept 12, 2016

Meeting Topics

NAMI Sacramento meetings cover a range of subjects that are relevant for our members. To find experts on specific topics, see:

 

2016 Meeting Topics

2015 Meeting Topics

Speakers

Most of our bi-monthly meetings feature speakers, people who bring a wealth of information about mental health to the community. Past speakers have included:

  • authors
  • medical care providers
  • people coping with their own illness
  • family members
  • researchers

We welcome suggestions for speakers. If you know an individual or group you would like to bring to our attention, please contact us.

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NAMI Sacramento cannot be held responsible for the use of the information we provide.
Please always consult a trained mental health professional before making any decision
regarding treatment of yourself or others.