L to R: Liz Early, Nan Ellman, Susan Cayer Stout, Therese DeMatteo, Denise Paley and Divinna Schmitt.

NAMI Walk CT

Some of our NAMI Shoreline members participated in the NAMI Walk in Hartford on May 18th. NAMI CT raised almost $132k to help support people and their loved ones who struggle to navigate the complicated mental health system in CT.

Collaborative Problem Solving returns April 25 and runs for 8 Thursdays

Class is 7-8:30PM over zoom. Class size is limited. No fee to attend. Email Divinnaschmitt@gmail.com to learn more.

QPR Training

Upcoming QPR trainings April 16th & May 9th. 6PM at Clinton Town Annex. Pizza dinner served. Free to public. Reserve your spot by emailing humanservices@clintonct.org

NAMI Shoreline Continues Collaboration with CT Alliance to Benefit Law Enforcement

The collaboration offsets training fees for Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) training to teach police officers to recognize and deescalate a mental health episode. This began after Guilford resident E. Tibere had a mental health episode in January, 2020 and responding officers lacked CIT training. Congratulations to recent Madison graduates: A. LaChance, F. Moore, E.Remington, W. Bosma, M. Dos Santos & M.B. Gamerdinger

Social Media and Screen Time

Clinton Community Conversations is hosting an event on January 30th at 7PM at the Clinton Town Hall Green Room. A panel of students will join and share their thoughts about…

Tuesday Family Support Group Returns to In-Person

Starting May 9th we’ll see you from 7-8:30PM at the Henry Carter Hull Library, 10 Killingworth Turnpike, Clinton.

How the Justice System Fails Those with Mental Illness

Recently, I was having a conversation with a friend, and she brought up a story she heard on the news. A man who was believed to have a mental health…

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Billboards Point The Way To Help, Hope, Support

In the past few months, a new message has joined the others, a message that could motivate someone to help create change, that could help someone in the depths of despair, or that could even help save a life.

An act concerning crisis intervention training for police officers & collaboration w/ social workers

NAMI Shoreline displays first ever NAMI billboards in CT!

NAMI Shoreline Wants You To Know How To Speak Up, How To Get Help

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NAMI Shoreline is a community of people who share the desire to improve the lives of those affected by mental illness and their loved ones. Using our personal experiences, we serve the Connecticut Shoreline by offering free education, resources, support, and advocacy opportunities that align with our mission.

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