International Overdose Awareness Day

More than 50,000 people in the U.S. die from an overdose each year, (NIDA, January 2017). International Overdose Awareness Day [Read More]

What You Can do to Help Combat Mental Health Stigma

Some people believe that focusing on fighting stigma is a worthless cause. They wonder why NAMI pushes our StigmaFree campaign [Read More]

Council Looks Forward to the Next 10 Years

It is only fitting that we celebrate the 10th anniversary of the founding of the Kane County Mental Health Council [Read More]

Mental Health First Aid

Early recognition is an essential part of our healthcare environment. Annual checkups, routine screenings and messages about noticing unusual physical [Read More]

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day Responsibly

On March 17th this year no matter your ethnic background everyone be-comes Irish! Yes, St. Patrick’s Day will soon be [Read More]