In the News

 As newsletter editor, I always search for articles and blogs that would appeal to our readers. Here is a sampling of some of the articles and blogs I’ve read recently that deal with topics related to mental illness. – Linda Koopmann In this article published on Pete Earley’s blog, Virgil Stucker, who has been affiliatedContinue reading In the News

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Focus on Advocacy

By Mark Creekmore New Opportunities for Mental Health Advocacy During the COVID-19 Pandemic   The COVID-19 pandemic has unsettled us all, and it has also created four new advocacy opportunities to make a difference for mental health. Mental Health Matters (MHM), NAMI Washtenaw County’s advocacy program, has divided into four subgroups, and we need yourContinue reading Focus on Advocacy

Fund-raiser Breaks New Ground

NOVEMBER 2019 BY LOIS MAHARG About 50 Washtenaw County movers and shakers gathered in the home of Attorney Erane C. Washington on Aug. 17 to support and learn more about NAMI Washtenaw County. This was the affiliate’s first attempt to broaden its base of supporters with an event featuring a well-known public figure — inContinue reading Fund-raiser Breaks New Ground