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 NAMI Night at the Johnson Unit

 

 

Every Tuesday evening NAMI volunteers attend the Sacred Heart Hospital Johnson Unit Family Education Program to offer support and guidance for families who have a family member admitted to the Johnson Unit. The JU staff has observed that so many families feel that they are the only ones dealing with a hospitalization, and NAMI offers relief and support to family members who learn they are not alone. They say that for many family members, a hospitalization is a step that has been preceded by much stress, conflict and volatile events so that at this time there begins a grieving process. NAMI members can share in the universality of these feelings, but more importantly, they offer expression of hope.

 

NAMI Lane County
2411 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Eugene, OR 97401
Phone (541) 343-7688

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Page updated November 9, 2014.    
by Larry Cummings    


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