NAMI Portage-Wood Counties News

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Wisconsin Rapids Rafters Baseball Club Supports Mental Illness in June

Come out to Witter Field in Wisconsin Rapids on Monday, June 21st to show your support for those affected by Mental Illness and watch some Rafter baseball. A special ticket price of $20 which includes game ticket, hat, hot dog & drink also helps support our NAMI Portage-Wood County Affiliate. Deadline to order this special ticket is Monday, June 7th. Contact NAMI Portage-Wood Counties at 715-544-9653 or a board member if interested.

You can be a part of our Zoom Peer Support Group even if you live out of our area.
Connect with our free Zoom Peer Support Group held the 1st Thursday of the month from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. Contact Kay for the Zoom link at
715-254-1864 or [email protected] 

The In-person Peer Support group in Marshfield is on hold at this time. Contact Dixie (715) 897-1108 or Rita (715) 897-5215 for further information. We will keep you updated here and on our Facebook page.
NAMI Portage-Wood Counties cares about you and supports you. Call 715-544-9653 to talk with one of our board members.

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Mental Health Wellness Speakers are Back for 2021!  

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties along with the Portage County Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Coalition offer a FREE,  educational speaker on the fourth Monday of the month. Join us from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the Oak Room at 2501 Main Street, Stevens Point. (Enter doors, down the walkway from the parking lot)

                  2021 Schedule

 June 28th  Dr. David Derus 
July 26th Randall Ambrosius - Anxiety  
August 23rd Julie Hintzman-Memories
September 27th  Janine Zuiches -                                           Power of Gratitude
October 25th  Gretchen Hintz -
          Children's Mental Health
 November 22nd  Ron Matthews -                              Trauma & Mental Health

This monthly event is open to the 
public. If you need transportation please contact NAMI Portage-Wood Counties at 715-544-9653 or Kathy Hartman at 715-254-5452.

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NAMI Portage-Wood Counties Board Meetings

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties' monthly board meeting are held the third Monday of every month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. These meetings are being held virtually and are open to the public. Contact John Hartman at [email protected] for the Zoom link to attend our meeting and learn more about your local NAMI. Mark Your Calendars! Hope to see you soon. 

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