- All meetings are FREE and open to the public.
- Meetings are normally held the first Monday of each month at 7 p.m. at the Pinehurst Fire Department, Training Room, 405 Magnolia Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.
- Nine meetings are held each year. Meetings usually present speakers on various topics followed by a support meeting for those willing to attend. There are no monthly meetings in July, October (due to the annual Mental Illness Awareness Week event), or December.
- Support Meetings: If you are a parent or caregiver of someone struggling with a brain disorder, please attend. We have a caring community where you can share your story, learn from others, and get the necessary resources to help you and your loved ones.
NAMI Moore County Support Groups
Beginning 14 November 2018, NAMI MC will hold monthly support groups for anyone who is affected by brain illness, either themselves or their family and friends. We will supply a caring, non-judgmental atmosphere where people can come and share or just listen and glean knowledge from others.
These support groups will be held at the Community Presbyterian Church (Simpson Parlor) in Pinehurst every third Thursday of the month from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. The address is 125 Everette Road. Enter at left; signs will be posted.
Snacks will be served; Bring your own beverage. Come and be among friends – you are not alone!
Monday, 05 Nov 2018 @ 7 pm: “Schizophrenia Defined: An Evidence-Based
Perspective on Common Misconceptions”
Dr. Joel Monroe will speak about the common misconceptions associated with Schizophrenia and educate us on this disorder which affects so many.
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 @ 7 pm: Support Group
Meeting held at Community Presbyterian Church (Simpson Parlor), 125 Everette Rd., Pinehurst. See page 4 of The Iris Newsletter, Oct-Nov.
*No Monthly Meeting in December*
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 @ 7 pm: Support Group
Meeting held at Community Presbyterian Church (Simpson Parlor), 125 Everette Rd., Pinehurst.
Monday, 07 January 2019 @ 7 pm “What We Can Learn from Disasters Regarding Mental Health”
Speaker: Ken Holder