NAMI Portage-Wood Counties News

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Kicking the Stigma 

The SPASH and Lincoln High School boys soccer teams worked together to raise awareness of mental illness this season. Their combined efforts raised $11,028.91 during their "Kicking the Stigma" fundraiser, benefiting NAMI Portage-Wood Counties. 
NAMI Portage-Wood Counties is so grateful for all the work everyone put into this amazing fundraiser.




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Mental Health Wellness Speakers  

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties along with the Portage County Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Coalition offers 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

Oct. 25th  Gretchen Hintz - Children's Mental Health
Nov. 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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October 3-9th Mental Health Week

NAMII Portage-Wood Counties placed signs around our counties letting those affected by mental illness know that, You Are Not Alone. Perhaps you saw these throughout your community. Thanks to NAMI WI for providing the signs to help make this happen.

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NAMI Portage-Wood Counties Board Meetings

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties' Annual Meeting will be held Monday, October 18th at St. Paul Lutheran School, starting at 6:00 pm. We ask  members to join us and share your votes for new board members. Hope to see many of you there.

NAMI Portage-Wood Counties' monthly board meetings are held the third Monday of every month from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 1919 Wyatt Avenue in Stevens Point, please use Door 3 off the parking lot and watch for signs.
We are so grateful to St. Paul Lutheran for allowing us the space.
These meetings are opened to the public and we welcome anyone who would like to learn more about NAMI and our affiliate.
Mark Your Calendars! Hope to see you soon. 

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