Welcome to NAMI Tri-Valley

NAMI Tri-Valley, established in 2005, provides resources and support for families and their loved ones diagnosed with serious and persistent mental illnesses.

NAMI Tri-Valley, in collaboration with other community agencies and organizations, is dedicated to improving the quality of life for those whose lives are affected by mental illness, by providing support, resource information, education programs, and advocacy.

April 23, 2015
Consumer and Family Member
Focus Groups
Invitation to Participate

Thursday, April 23, 2015
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Family Education and Resource Center
1453 First S
treet, Livermore, CA 94550

Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services (BHCS) is seeking the participation of key stakeholders, including consumers and family members who have direct experience with crisis services, in targeted focus groups to gather information about your experiences with the current crisis system and discover opportunities to strengthen the system. Your input will ensure that the planning process considers the variety of stakeholder perspectives who have experience of the crisis system.

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NAMI Tri-Valley General Meeting
May 4, 2015
Bay Area Communty Services (BACS) Wellness Centers
Charleen Stearns - Lead Peer Counselor, Fremont
Ursula Sears - Peer Counselor, Hayward
Brian Coughlin - Lead Peer Counselor, Pleasanton
Ben Koerner, ASW - Program Manager, Wellness Centers

Livermore Public Library,
1188 So. Livermore Ave., Community Room B, Livermore

NAMI Tri-Valley presents participants from the BACS Wellness Centers who will share their experiences and stories of hope. Charleen Stearns-Lead Peer Counselor (PC) of South County Wellness Center in Fremont, Ursula Sears-Lead PC at Hedco Wellness Center in Hayward, Brian Coughlin-Lead PC at Valley Wellness Center in Pleasanton, and Ben Koerner- Program Manager of BACS Wellness Centers, will discuss the recent dynamic changes at the Wellness Centers and detail the services offered, designed to overcome any barriers to accessing them.

The overarching goal of the Wellness Centers is to engage participants in recovery and to build an individualized wellness plan so that they can function at their highest potential and live lives that are healthy, fun, and active by creating natural supports around them
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Join us for the Third Annual Golf Tournament to be held on
Friday, September 25, 2015.

NAMI Tri-Valley, a 501 (C) (3) nonprofit all volunteer organization,
is an affiliate of NAMI California and NAMI National
Updated 2015

Calendar of Events

Parent Resource &
Support Grou

Support Groups

August 9, 2014
Presentations in PDF

Path To Suicide Prevention

The Factors In Suicide Prevention

How Do I Speak With Someone Who is Feeling Suicidal?

The Helping Families
In Mental Health
Crisis Act
(H.R. 3717)

9 Ways That Humor Heals

Take Care of the Caregiver