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With Hope in Mind SupportGroup

2-3:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, O'Connor Senior Center, 611 Winona St. For families and friends of people with mental illness. Free. Info: 865-523-7284.




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NAMI Knoxville Support Groups

Third Tuesday of each month @ First Farragut United Methodist Church,

6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Former NAMI Tennessee Executive Director Joyce Judge leads this monthly session for families and friends of people with mental illness. This is free of charge.

Call 865. 966.4731

Address: 12733 Kingston Pike ​

Third Thursday of each month @ John T. O'Connor Senior Center. 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Gerald Segroves leads this monthly session for families and friends of people with mental illness. is free of Charge.

Call 865.523.7284
​Address: 611 Winona St.

NAMI Knoxville Board Meeting. 

5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. the second Monday of each month

Friendship House, 526 Lamar St, Knoxville, TN 37917. All are welcome.

Uncertainty and the challenges that military families face can lead to concerns of mental and behavioral health issues. 

First responders or Protective Service Workers who respond to manmade and natural disasters experience daily career exposure to acute stress and trauma

NAMI Knoxville Board Offic ers

President: Ron Morton

Vice President: Judi Evans

Treasurer: Jewell Minnich

​Secretary: Pam Coleman

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NAMI Homefront

NAMI Homefront is a free, 6-session educational program for families, caregivers and friends of military service members and vets with mental health conditions.

Based on the nationally recognized NAMI Family-to-Family program, NAMI Homefront is designed to address the unique needs of family, caregivers and friends of those who have served or are currently serving our country. The program is taught by trained family members of service members/veterans living with mental health conditions.- See more at: https://www.nami.org/Find-Support/NAMI-Programs/NAMI-Homefront#sthash.iZO0KXYN.dpuf


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