JUNE: Upcoming Events

“Calendar*” (CC BY 2.0) by DafneCholet NAMI Connections Recovery Support Group June 5, 6:30-8:00 p.m. This monthly support group is for people with Mental Illness and meets the first Monday of each month in the Hospital Board Room, Brookings Hospital, 300 22nd Ave., Brookings SD. _______________________________________________________________________________________________ Caregiver Support Group June 11, 6-7:30 p.m. Faith Reformed Church, 1330 Main Ave. S., Brookings… Continue reading JUNE: Upcoming Events

Housing for the Mentally Ill

“house” (CC BY 2.0) by yukari H   Housing for the Mentally Ill was the driving issue for the formation of the Brookings Empowerment Project back in 2007. In our community, caregivers for mentally ill family members were coming to Brookings NAMI, an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, asking what was going to happen to the… Continue reading Housing for the Mentally Ill

Please Meet the BEP Executive Committee

  Please meet members of the Brookings Empowerment Project Executive Committee, pictured above (L-R) Mary Oneill, Vice President; Lowell Haag , Treasurer; Judy Karen, Secretary; Craig Pahl, President; and Kathleen Hollemann, Past President. The current officers were elected at the 2017 Annual Membership meeting by the entire membership of the organization.   The Executive Committee… Continue reading Please Meet the BEP Executive Committee