P. O. Box 1514,

Champaign, IL 61824   Phone:  (217) 419-5345



NAMI National website:   www.nami.org                                                    Affordable Health Care Act:  www.getcoveredillinois.gov

NAMI Illinois website:  http://il.nami.org                                                    Center for Independent Living:  www.paceil.org  

Community Elements:  www.communityelements.org                           PACE:  Help with Applying for Coverage:  Call Dave Appleman #217 344-5433

Treatment Advocacy Center:  www.treatmentadvocacycenter.org     Illinois DHS Recovery & Empowerment Resource Guide Click Here

Housing Action Illinois:   www.housingactionil..org                                   Cognitive Enhancement Therapy:  http://cetcleveland.org

Family Services:   www.famservcc.org

Champaign-Urbana Public Health District:  www.c-uphd.org

Help Resources Book Online:  www.helpsource.org

Legal Aid:  Land of Lincoln http://www.lollaf.org

Mental Health News, Links, and Events in Our Area and Illinois


Self Helper Newsletter  Click Here

Medicaid Expansion:   Click Here

Mental Health Parity Law:   Click Here

Illinois DHS Recovery and Empowerment Resource Guide:  Click Here

Affordable Care Act:  Click Here

ACA Fact Sheet: Mental Health and

the Uninsured:  Click Here

Social Networking for Young Adults

New website:  Click Here

WRAP Class Locator:  Click Here

Board Meeting:

November 10th:  (Second Monday)

When: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Where: Champaign Library on Green Street, Meeting Room Upstairs

Who:  All Board Members

Speaker Meeting:

November 10th: (Second Monday)

When:  7:00pm to 8:00pm

Where:  Champaign Library on Green Street,  Meeting Room Upstairs

Who:  Tom Troe, Department of Mental Health

Topic:  Hope and Recovery

Care and Share:

When:  8:00pm to 9:00pm


December 8th:


and FUN-Raiser

Prizes and More

Who:     All members and friends

When:   6:00pm to 8:00pm

Where:  Colony West Clubhouse

               31 Colony West Drive


Join us for our annual Holiday get together.  Enjoy a light dinner and prizes, your donations will help raise funds for our NAMI Champaign community programs

More information coming soon......

Upcoming NAMI Champaign Meetings:  November and December


October Events:


NAMI Illinois Annual Meeting

Teleconference Call & Vote for

Board Directors

When: Oct 25th, Saturday

Call & Join Meeting

at 10:00am, no later than noon

CALL: 1- 888-858-6021

PASSCODE IS:  471944#

Time:     10am to Noon

Click Here for NAMI Illinois Web

NAMI Illinios will be taking your votes for the NAMI ILLINOIS BOARD

at 11:00am by phone

Our former President, DIANE ZELL is running for a seat on the board and needs your vote!   Please help support her advocacy efforts and vote on Oct 25th!

Depression Screening at Parkland College

When:  Nov 5th, Wednesday

Time:    12pm to 1pm

Where:  Parkland College

               Room D244

               2400 W Bradley

               Champaign, IL

November Events:

Halloween Party Friday Night

When:  Oct 31st, Friday

Time:    5:00pm to 7pm

Who:   Social Group for Adults w/mental illness  

Refreshments and Drinks provided

No costumes required, Come Join the FUN!

Where:  Colony West Clubhouse

               31 Colony West

               Champaign, IL

Contact:  jessicabulty@yahoo.com

October Events:

December Events: