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Program Name: NAMI Connections
Agency Name: NAMI
Year the Program was Started: 1997
Public Contact Person: Laura Blockel
Address: 5 Mark Lane
Hyannis, MA 02601
Telephone #: (508) 344-9971
Email Address: namicapecod@verizon.net
Website URL: wwww.nami.org/connection
Program Category: Peer Support, Recovery Education, Support Group
Target Participants:
African American, Hispanic, Asian/Pacific Islander, Native American/Alaskan, Men, Women, LGBT, Co-occurring MR/DD, Trauma Survivors, Persons who are Homeless, Veterans, Adults, Older Adults
Program Setting:
Program Owned or Leased Facility (leased store front, community residence)
Annual Program Budget: None
Number of staff: Paid Full-Time: None
Paid Part-Time: None
Volunteers: 1-2
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? Usually
Number of administrators or board members who are consumers: Majority
Program Training/ Technical Assistance Materials Available: Guides/Manuals, Website, Other
Cost for materials? No
Program Goals: Group support for adults with MI to cope with everyday living and to have better coping skills. And ttto realize they are not alone.
Have any outcomes for this program been assessed through internal or external research? No

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