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Welcome to
NAMI La Crosse Vernon

NAMI La Crosse Vernon is a beacon of light and hope to those affected by mental health conditions in La Crosse and Vernon counties. Together, we advocate for better lives for those individuals who have a mental illness, and we offer support, education and advocacy as we do so.  

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A Home is More Important Now Than Ever.

For someone with a mental health condition,
the basic necessity of a stable home
can be hard to come by.

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Information on
Covid-19

We recognize that people living with mental illness face additional challenges dealing with COVID-19, as do their caregivers and loved ones. Get help here.

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You Are Not Alone

1 in 5 live with a mental health condition. So chances are you or someone you know has been affected.

Support & Encourage

If someone you know is struggling with a mental health condition, read more about how to support them.

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Understanding Change

Mental health conditions are common in teens and young adults. Read more about what you can do.

Voices of Wisconsin Students Focus Group Project

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The Voices of Wisconsin Students Project will provide an important opportunity to gather information from middle and high school students about learning, coping and building resilience during COVID-19. The focus group sessions are a project of the Wisconsin Department of Health … Read more

4 Ways To Destigmatize Mental Health At Work

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August 31, 2020 By Alice Boyes Forbes https://www.forbes.com/sites/aliceboyes/2020/08/31/4-ways-to-destigmatize-mental-health-at-work/#1c4b5f8be49d In any month, about 18% of people in the workforce are experiencing a mental health condition. Depression and anxiety are the most common. Many of the most productive, creative people in your company are … Read more

Bodycam footage shines light on mental illness

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September 2, 2020 By Vic Micolucci News 4 JAX https://www.news4jax.com/news/local/2020/09/02/bodycam-footage-shines-light-on-mental-illness/ JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A new policy that allows for a quicker release of body camera footage capturing police shootings in Jacksonville is shining a light on mental health issues. Two recently … Read more

Upcoming NAMI La Crosse Vernon Events

Upcoming Events

Mon 25

NAMI La Crosse Peer Support Group

January 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST
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Wed 27

NAMI Vernon County Peer Support Group

January 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST
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Feb 01

NAMI La Crosse Peer Support Group

February 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST
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Feb 03

NAMI Vernon County Peer Support Group

February 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST
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Timeline PhotosJoin us on Jan 27th at 1pm ET for a discussion about the mental health impact of COVID-19. Featuring Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Jane Pauley, J. Corey Feist of Dr. Lorna Breen Heroes' Foundation, Karestan Koenen, Chris Hubbard, Shekhar Saxena, and Dewanda Wise. Sign up here: bit.ly/3oi8EsI ... See MoreSee Less

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Join NAMI La Crosse Vernon and join a movement to inspire better lives for Residents of La Crosse and Vernon counties who are affected by mental illness. With membership, you'll receive newsletters and updates on mental health news, you'll be able to engage in discussion groups, and you'll have the opportunity to support others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.

Get Involved

Thank you for your generous tax-deductible donation. You are helping us provide support, education, and advocacy to thousands of people living with mental illness in La Crosse and Vernon counties.

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The families and members of NAMI La Crosse Vernon are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness.

Helping Those In Need

NAMI started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of more than 500 local affiliates who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.