Sept 4 start Family to Family Flyer

[Full] September 4: Family-to-Family Class

Sign up now! A new Family-to-Family Education Program begins in September 2024!

When and Where

An In Person Family to Family Class will be held at John Muir Concord Medical Center in Martinez Room (1st floor) 2540 East St., Concord, CA 94520.

Classes will take place from September 4, 2024 to October 23, 2024 beginning at 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm on Wednesdays for a total of 8-weeks.

Classes will be Facilitated by Gerardo Peniche and Gwendolyn Sampson-Brown

Registration Requirements

Pre-registration is required. Please contact Marie ( to register.

To register, email Marie with the following:

  • Name
  • Age (of your loved one struggling with a mental crisis)
  • Address

Please sign up as soon as possible as we have limited capacity for each program.

Thank you!

What is the NAMI Family to Family Education Program?

NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of Adults living with mental illness. It is a designated evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an Adult individual living with a mental health condition.

NAMI Family-to-Family is taught by NAMI-trained family members who have been there, and includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.

About NAMI Contra Costa

NAMI, the National Alliance for Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI Contra Costa is an affiliate of NAMI California. NAMI Contra Costa and dedicated volunteer members and leaders work tirelessly to raise awareness and provide essential education, advocacy and support group programs for people living with mental illness and their loved ones.

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