The Salem groups for both peers and family members will be facilitated THIS Thursday, July 11, 7:00 pm at Salem United Methodist Church. Read below about some of our other great upcoming events!

July 13: Multicultural Mental Health Fair, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, hosted by NAMI DeKalb at Milam Park, Clarkston, GA. RSVP HERE! NAMI DeKalb and partner agencies will share information about available mental health resources and how to identify indicators of mental illness. This event will align attendees with mental health service providers and help eliminate stigmas surrounding mental health conditions. There will be guest speakers and connections to mental health community resources. Resources include: crisis care service providers, coordination of care programming, and continual care options. Attendees will also learn about social determinants of health and youth suicide prevention. Health screenings and mental health assessments will be provided onsite.

Partners and Sponsors include The Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority, DeKalb Community Service Board , American Family Insurance – Thele Moore Agency, NAMI Georgia, Millennium 2000 Realty and City of Clarkston Councilwoman YT Bell.

Food, vendors, fun, youth and adult activities (i.e., face painting, playground games) will also be available for the entire family. RSVP HERE! 

August 26: Community Action Meeting on “Special Needs Trusts & Financial Planning” with the French Law Group. Thank you to United Way of Rockdale County for their generous sponsorship of this meeting. RSVP HERE!

  • Do you wonder how to care for your dependent loved one after you die?
  • Do you have questions about seeking guardianship?
  • Do you worry about protecting your loved ones’ government benefits in the case of an inheritance?

If you care for a loved one with any disability, this meeting is for you.

Laura French, founder of the French Law Group, LLC, is a counselor and cheerleader of clients, combining her experiences and insights as a mom and lawyer to serve you, provide solutions, and support your family and business throughout the cycles of life. Laura works with her clients from the perspectives of lawyer, wife, mother, and entrepreneur.

Laura graduated with honors from Auburn University, obtained her juris doctor from the Georgia State University College of Law, and her LL.M. (masters of law) in Taxation from the University of Alabama. A tax attorney, Laura focuses her practice on all aspects of legacy, life and estate planning from wills to probate, guardianship and conservatorships, as well as corporate and business matters.

FREE and open to the public.  Dinner will be provided. RSVP HERE!

Interested in being a speaker or sponsor? Email me HERE if you would like to be a speaker or panelist. We are also seeking sponsors for each of our Community Action Meetings. For $150, we can provide dinner for participants and give you a chance to advertise your services at the meeting and our weekly emails.

Upcoming Events for Rockdale & Newton

(Links below will lead you to directions.)

July 11 (Note Change!): Salem NAMI Connection (Peer) and Family Support Groups, 7:00 pm at Salem United Methodist Church.

July 13: Multicultural Mental Health Fair, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, hosted by NAMI DeKalb at Milam Park, Clarkston, GA. RSVP HERE!

July 15: Covington NAMI Connection (Peer) and Family Support Groups, 7:00 pm at First Presbyterian Church.

August 5: Conyers Family Support Group, 7:00 pm at Epiphany Lutheran Church.

August 8: Salem NAMI Connection (Peer) and Family Support Groups, 7:00 pm at Salem United Methodist Church.

August 12: Board Meeting, 6:30 pm at Epiphany Lutheran Church.

August 19: Covington NAMI Connection (Peer) and Family Support Groups, 7:00 pm at First Presbyterian Church.

August 26: Community Action Meeting on “Special Needs Trusts & Financial Planning” with the French Law Group. RSVP HERE!

Save the Date! October 5: NAMIWalks Georgia, Clark Atlanta University Panther Stadium, Atlanta, GA. SUPPORT OUR TEAM HERE!

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