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Program Information
Program Name: Connection
Agency Name: NAMI Nebraska
Year the Program was Started: 2007
Public Contact Person: Theresa Sullivan
Address: 415 South 25th Ave
Omaha, NE 68131
Telephone #: 4023458101
Fax #: 4023464070
Email Address:
Program Category: Peer Support, Recovery Education, Support Group
Target Participants:
Program Setting:
Borrowed Space (church, school, community center)
Annual Program Budget: Under $10,000
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: 1-2
Volunteers: 10-20
Consumer involvement in the program
Number of staff members and volunteers who are consumers: All
How often do consumer staff and volunteers participate in program decisions? Always
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Some
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Training curricula, Individual training, Program brochure, Guides/Manuals, Website, Other
Cost for materials? Sometimes
Program Goals: To reduce symptoms of mental illness and substance abuse. Provide a forum for individuals with mental illness & substance abuse issues to discuss the challenges they face
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No
Program Mission Statement: To provide a place that offers respect, understanding, encouragement and hope

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