Want to be more involved with the Waukesha Suicide Prevention Initiative?
Please join us on June 10th at WCTC at the Richard T. Anderson Education Center to see keynote speaker, Ross Szabo, a mental health speaker and advocate. In the afternoon here from local experts about the research about suicide in Wisconsin and how to help your youth and young adults with their anxiety.
Cost: $30, includes lunch. No cost tickets for ages 13-25
8:00am-9:00am: Registration and resource fair
9:00am-11:30am: Keynote Speaker - Ross Szabo - Bringing Hope to Mental Health
11:30am-12:15pm: Lunch (lunch is included) - Youth and Young Adult lunch discussion
12:15 to 1:15: Suicide Among Youth in Wisconsin: Data and Response with Sara Kohlbeck, MPH
1:15pm-2:00pm: Screening of Hoan Alone movie with talk back with Milwaukee film maker Aaron Johnson
2:15 to 3:30: Stress and Anxiety in Youth with David Jacobi, PhD of Rogers Memorial Hospital
SAVE THE DATE FOR NAMIWALKS WAUKESHA
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 14, 2019
FRAME PARK IN WAUKESHA
Because of the generous support of our NAMIWalks Waukesha Sponsors, Team Captains, Walkers and Community Supporters, NAMIWalks Waukesha 2018 surpassed our $75,000 goal raising $78,835! These funds will be used to provide support, education and advocacy services to individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions in our community that are offered free of charge to attendees.
Thank you for helping change lives in our community!
NAMI WAUKESHA FAMILY PICNIC
RACE FOR YOUR REASON
Saturday June 29th @ The Corners of Brookfield
Kids Run, 1 Mile Run/Walk, 5K and Brunch Bash!
20111 W. Bluemound Rd.
Brookfield, WI US 53045
2019 Featured Charities
Special Spaces - a non-profit organization creating dream bedrooms for children with life threatening illnesses
Kathy's House - an affordable resource in the Milwaukee health care community, a guest house in the area that serves patients of all ages and their caregivers who need to travel to Milwaukee for medical care.
Sarcoma Foundation of America
NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness
2019 will be Elevate's 3rd annual Race for Your Reason: a unique 5K that highlights 5 charities/causes. Participants may choose one of our charities to have their registration go towards, split across our 5 reasons or write in whatever charity they support! This year our event will also host a post-race "Brunch Bash" including live music, food, drinks and more!!
In 2018, Race for Your Reason raised over $12,600 for over 20 charities. Join us this year for our 5K, 1 mile Run/Walk or Kids Run and stay to enjoy the post-race Brunch Bash. The race takes place at The Corners of Brookfield on Saturday June 29th with registration starting at 7:30, Kids Run at 8:30, 5K Run at 8:35 and Walk at 9:00am. Please consider racing for whatever your reason may be!
Additional race information can be found at:
Blue Jean Bingo - May 17, 2019
Join NAMI Waukesha for a fun-filled, fast paced event to benefit individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions in our community.
Blue Jean Bingo is a fun event that includes an all-you-can-eat fish fry buffet that includes beer or soda and dessert, licensed bingo event with cash prizes, a wine pull and large voice and silent auction.
All proceeds benefit NAMI Waukesha's support, education and advocacy programs that support individuals and families impacted by mental health conditions in our community.
Blue Jean Bingo 2019 Details
Friday, May 17, 2019
The Ingleside Hotel (formerly Country Springs Hotel)
2810 Golf Road
Fish Fry Buffet: 5:00 PM-6:30 PM
Bingo Supply Sales Begin 6:30 PM
Licensed Bingo Games Begin 7:00 PM
Adult Fish Fry Buffet with Beverages $35
Child Fish Fry Buffet with Beverages $25
Bingo Packet $25
Bingo Buddy Table Sponsorship $500 (Eight Adult Fish Fry Buffets and Bingo Packets)
Please contact Andrea
P (262) 409-2742