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May
26

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Thursday, May 26, 2016 9:00am - 11:30am

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Falls Community Health, 521 N. Main Avenue

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Thursdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested, but not required.

May
29

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, May 29, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

May
30

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, May 30, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

May
31

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Tower of David Apartments, 320 S. 3rd Avenue

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Tuesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are May 10, 17, 24 and 31; and June 7, 14.  

The deadline to register for this series is May 17.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
1

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

June
1

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, June 5, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, June 5, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

June
6

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, June 6, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
7

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Tower of David Apartments, 320 S. 3rd Avenue

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Tuesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are May 10, 17, 24 and 31; and June 7, 14.  

The deadline to register for this series is May 17.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
8

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

June
8

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, June 12, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, June 12, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

June
13

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Monday, June 13, 2016 8:00am - 5:00pm

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Location: First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Avenue

The Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program is designed to assist children ages 0-21 who do not have access to dental care. No child will be turned away for inability to pay for services.

Dakota Smiles includes two trucks that are fully equipped dental offices on wheels. Services provided include: diagnostic and preventive procedures, restorative procedures and tooth extractions.

In the past 3 years at First Lutheran Church alone, this program has been able to provide dental services to more than 115 children and has provided over $60,000 in diagnostic, preventative and restorative services to the underserved children in the community.

To learn if your child qualifies for this program and to register for an appointment, please call First Lutheran Church at
605-336-3734.

June
13

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, June 13, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
14

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 8:00am - 5:00pm

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Location: First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Avenue

The Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program is designed to assist children ages 0-21 who do not have access to dental care. No child will be turned away for inability to pay for services.

Dakota Smiles includes two trucks that are fully equipped dental offices on wheels. Services provided include: diagnostic and preventive procedures, restorative procedures and tooth extractions.

In the past 3 years at First Lutheran Church alone, this program has been able to provide dental services to more than 115 children and has provided over $60,000 in diagnostic, preventative and restorative services to the underserved children in the community.

To learn if your child qualifies for this program and to register for an appointment, please call First Lutheran Church at
605-336-3734.

June
14

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Tower of David Apartments, 320 S. 3rd Avenue

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Tuesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are May 10, 17, 24 and 31; and June 7, 14.  

The deadline to register for this series is May 17.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
15

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 8:00am - 5:00pm

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Location: First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Avenue

The Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program is designed to assist children ages 0-21 who do not have access to dental care. No child will be turned away for inability to pay for services.

Dakota Smiles includes two trucks that are fully equipped dental offices on wheels. Services provided include: diagnostic and preventive procedures, restorative procedures and tooth extractions.

In the past 3 years at First Lutheran Church alone, this program has been able to provide dental services to more than 115 children and has provided over $60,000 in diagnostic, preventative and restorative services to the underserved children in the community.

To learn if your child qualifies for this program and to register for an appointment, please call First Lutheran Church at
605-336-3734.

June
15

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

June
15

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 15, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
16

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Thursday, June 16, 2016 8:00am - 5:00pm

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Location: First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Avenue

The Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program is designed to assist children ages 0-21 who do not have access to dental care. No child will be turned away for inability to pay for services.

Dakota Smiles includes two trucks that are fully equipped dental offices on wheels. Services provided include: diagnostic and preventive procedures, restorative procedures and tooth extractions.

In the past 3 years at First Lutheran Church alone, this program has been able to provide dental services to more than 115 children and has provided over $60,000 in diagnostic, preventative and restorative services to the underserved children in the community.

To learn if your child qualifies for this program and to register for an appointment, please call First Lutheran Church at
605-336-3734.

June
17

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Friday, June 17, 2016 8:00am - 5:00pm

Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program

Location: First Lutheran Church, 327 S. Dakota Avenue

The Dakota Smiles Mobile Dental Program is designed to assist children ages 0-21 who do not have access to dental care. No child will be turned away for inability to pay for services.

Dakota Smiles includes two trucks that are fully equipped dental offices on wheels. Services provided include: diagnostic and preventive procedures, restorative procedures and tooth extractions.

In the past 3 years at First Lutheran Church alone, this program has been able to provide dental services to more than 115 children and has provided over $60,000 in diagnostic, preventative and restorative services to the underserved children in the community.

To learn if your child qualifies for this program and to register for an appointment, please call First Lutheran Church at
605-336-3734.

June
18

Step Forward to Prevent Suicide Walk

Saturday, June 18, 2016 9:00am - 12:00pm

Step Forward to Prevent Suicide Walk

Location: 900 N Phillips Ave.

Our community and state continue to experience the loss of our family and friends to suicide. We can all help by stepping forward to make a difference. There is help and hope through raising awareness about suicide and funding prevention programs. Step Forward offers a 1.5 mile walk, 5K fun run and remembrance ceremony. The event raises awareness and support for the Helpline Center’s local suicide prevention services and survivor support programs. 100% of the proceeds stay local.

Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1533608053614038/


June
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, June 19, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, June 19, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

June
20

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, June 20, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
21

Why is Your Dental Health Important?

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am

Why is Your Dental Health Important?

Location: Bishop Dudley Hospitality House, 101 N. Indiana Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session covers dental health and why it's important to your overall well-being.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

June
21

Why is Your Dental Health Important?

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Why is Your Dental Health Important?

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session covers dental health and why it's important to your overall well-being. A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

June
22

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

June
22

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

June
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, June 26, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, June 26, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

June
27

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, June 27, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

June
29

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

June
29

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

July
3

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, July 3, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
3

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, July 3, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

July
4

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, July 4, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
6

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th and Oxbow - Physical Therapy and Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

“There has to be a better way!”

Have you found yourself saying or thinking this when it comes to managing a chronic disease, illness, or condition?  Pain, fatigue, depression and frustration are some reasons that  a person living with a chronic condition may ask for a better way to cope.

The South Dakota Department of Health, together with statewide community health care partners, is presenting Stanford University’s Chronic Disease Self-Management Program in an effort to teach South Dakotans with chronic diseases and conditions a better way to manage their disease.  This program is designed for those with chronic health conditions that may include, but are not limited to: arthritis, heart problems, diabetes, depression, cancer, high blood pressure breathing problems, chronic pain, anxiety, weight issues and fibromyalgia. 

Better Choices, Better Health® is offered in a workshop  format with interactive discussions.  The training includes 12–15 participants and is presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours.

Previous participants saw the classes on problem solving, being proactive and setting small achievable goals and action planning to be very beneficial.  They also mentioned the support they received from the fellow participants as inspirational to themselves as they struggle with their illness.

To register for this class please call 1.888.484.3800, or you can register online at www.goodandhealthysd.org/bcbhregister. A donation of $10 is requested.

July
6

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 4:30pm - 7:00pm

Better Choices, Better Health® Workshop

Location: Sanford 49th & Oxbow, Physical Therapy & Rehab, Conference Room 102, 3401 W. 49th Street

Better Choices, Better Health® SD is a chronic disease self-management workshop designed for adults living with any chronic conditions.

This workshop will be presented on six consecutive Wednesdays, with each session lasting 2 1/2 hours. The dates are June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 and July 6.

The deadline to register for this series is June 8.

Workshop topics include:

  • Managing pain, fatigue and stress
  • Tips for healthy eating
  • Personal exercise plans
  • Relaxation techniques
  • Medication how-to's
  • Dealing with emotions
  • Working better with your doctor and care team

Register today by calling 1-888-484-3800.  Or, you can register online. A $10 donation is requested, but not required.

*Better Choices, Better Health® is used with permission as a licensed and trademarked program from Stanford University.

July
10

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, July 10, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
10

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, July 10, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

July
11

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, July 11, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
13

All About Saving$

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am

All About Saving$

Location: Bishop Dudley Hospitality House, 101 N. Indiana Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session will provide important information that you need to know about Saving Money and how that contributes to your financial health.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

July
17

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, July 17, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
17

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, July 17, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

July
18

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, July 18, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
19

All About Saving$

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

All About Saving$

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session will provide important information that you need to know about Saving Money and how that contributes to your financial health.  A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

July
21

Party Like It’s 1945 Hanger Dance

Thursday, July 21, 2016 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Party Like It’s 1945 Hanger Dance

Location: Maverick Air Center at Sioux Falls Regional Airport, 4201 N. Maverick Place, Sioux Falls, SD 57104

Kick-off Sioux Falls Airshow weekend and Party Like It's 1945 with the sounds of the Gale Pifer Orchestra playing the Big Band music of the 1940s and dance under the wings of WWII aircraft including the B-17 Flying Fortress Sentimental Journey and the planes of Joe Foss including a Wildcat, Corsair, and Mustang. Other WWII aircraft planning to attend include a B-25, TBM Avenger, T-6, L-5, and Japanese Zero.

Swing dance lessons will be provided at the beginning of the evening by Date Night Dance and light appetizers will be served with a cash bar.  (Dancing is a great way to boost your physical activity!)

Visit www.cafjoefoss.com for more info and to purchase tickets.

July
24

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
24

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, July 24, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

July
25

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, July 25, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

July
31

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, July 31, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
1

Women’s Safety

Monday, August 1, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am

Women’s Safety

Location: Bishop Dudley Hospitality House, 101 N. Indiana Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session covers important information that women need to know when it comes to ensuring their own safety.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

August
1

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, August 1, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
6

Bike MS: Sanford Health Sioux Falls Ride

Saturday, August 6, 2016 (all day)

Bike MS: Sanford Health Sioux Falls Ride

Location: 8th and Railroad Center

The Bike MS: Sioux Falls Ride is a must-do for any South Dakota cyclist. More than 200 riders pick their own challenge — biking 20, 61 or 100 miles though southeastern South Dakota for one cause: a world free of MS.

The Start/Finish Location is 8th and Railroad Center in downtown Sioux Falls. The minimum age to ride is 12, and registration is $20 ($30 after June 1).

Visit the event site for more information.

August
7

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, August 7, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
7

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, August 7, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

August
8

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, August 8, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
14

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, August 14, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
14

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, August 14, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

August
15

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, August 15, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
16

Women’s Safety

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Women’s Safety

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

This session covers important information that women need to know when it comes to ensuring their own safety. A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

August
21

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, August 21, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
21

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, August 21, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

August
22

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, August 22, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
28

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, August 28, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

August
28

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, August 28, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

August
29

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, August 29, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
4

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, September 4, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
4

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, September 4, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

September
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, September 5, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
11

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, September 11, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
11

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, September 11, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

September
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, September 12, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
18

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, September 18, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
18

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, September 18, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

September
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, September 19, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
20

Financing Your New or Expanding Business

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Financing Your New or Expanding Business

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

Career satisfaction is one of the key elements to our happiness and overall well-being. This session will provide you with great information about how to finance your new or expanding business venture. A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

September
25

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, September 25, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

September
25

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, September 25, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

September
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, September 26, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
2

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
2

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, October 2, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

October
3

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, October 3, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
9

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, October 9, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
9

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, October 9, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

October
10

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, October 10, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
16

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, October 16, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
16

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, October 16, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

October
17

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, October 17, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
18

Fire Prevention

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Fire Prevention

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

Each year in the U.S., emergency crews respond to more than one million fires related to homes and other structures, cars and outdoor areas. Come to this program to learn important information about fire prevention. A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

October
23

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, October 23, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
23

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, October 23, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

October
24

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, October 24, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
30

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, October 30, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

October
31

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, October 31, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
6

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, November 6, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
6

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, November 6, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

November
7

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, November 7, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
13

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, November 13, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
13

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, November 13, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

November
14

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, November 14, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
15

Dollars and Sense Nutrition

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am

Dollars and Sense Nutrition

Location: Bishop Dudley Hospitality House, 101 N. Indiana Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

Nutrition plays a key role in our overall health and well-being, and you can eat healthy on a budget! Come learn the dollars and sense of good nutrition.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

November
15

Dollars and Sense Nutrition

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:00pm - 6:30pm

Dollars and Sense Nutrition

Location: Siouxland Libraries - Main Library (Downtown), 200 N. Dakota Avenue

The Soroptimist Club of Sioux Falls is sponsoring a free conference series designed to help people, especially women, learn more about important topics.

Nutrition plays a key role in our overall health and well-being, and you can eat healthy on a budget! Come learn the dollars and sense of good nutrition. A light meal will be served.

All programs are offered at no cost by Soroptimist International of Sioux Falls, funded through a gift by Betty Zane Jenkins. For more information, contact sisiouxfalls@soroptimist.net or call (605) 215-0575. To learn more about the organization, visit their website at www.sfsoroptimist.com.

November
20

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
20

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

November
21

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, November 21, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
27

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, November 27, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

November
27

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, November 27, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

November
28

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, November 28, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
4

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, December 4, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
4

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, December 4, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the first Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

December
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, December 5, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
11

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
11

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, December 11, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

December
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, December 12, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
18

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, December 18, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
18

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, December 18, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the third Sunday of the month.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church at 11th St. & Minnesota Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m. (this is the same location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling).

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

December
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, December 19, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
25

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, December 25, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

December
25

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Sunday, December 25, 2016 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Family Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Sioux Falls Family Support Group is open to family members of someone with a mental health diagnosis. This group meets the 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at First Congregational Church. This is the same time and location as the NAMI Connections Group for adults with a mental health diagnosis. It is in a separate room from the Connection group but allows for carpooling.

Other meeting dates and locations include:

  • 1st Sunday of the month at St. John's Lutheran Church, 1912 W. 13th Street, from 6-7:30 p.m.
  • 3rd Sunday of the month at Hope Lutheran Church, 1700 S. Cliff Avenue from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more at www.nami.org/fsg.

December
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, December 26, 2016 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
1

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, January 1, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
2

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, January 2, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
8

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, January 8, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
9

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, January 9, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
15

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, January 15, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
16

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, January 16, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
22

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, January 22, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
23

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, January 23, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
29

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, January 29, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

January
30

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, January 30, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, February 5, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
6

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, February 6, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, February 12, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
13

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, February 13, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, February 19, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
20

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, February 20, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, February 26, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

February
27

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, February 27, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
5

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, March 5, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
6

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, March 6, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
12

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, March 12, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
13

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, March 13, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
19

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, March 19, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
20

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, March 20, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
26

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, March 26, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

March
27

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, March 27, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
1

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Saturday, April 1, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Location: Walgreens at 12th Street and Kiwanis

Have your blood pressure checked as part of The Big Squeeze in Sioux Falls!  The screening is free, no appointment required. Just stop by the Pharmacy and ask for a FREE blood pressure check!

April
2

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, April 2, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
3

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, April 3, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
8

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Saturday, April 8, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Location: Walgreens at 12th Street and Kiwanis

Have your blood pressure checked as part of The Big Squeeze in Sioux Falls!  The screening is free, no appointment required. Just stop by the Pharmacy and ask for a FREE blood pressure check!

April
9

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, April 9, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
10

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, April 10, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
15

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Saturday, April 15, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Location: Walgreens at 12th Street and Kiwanis

Have your blood pressure checked as part of The Big Squeeze in Sioux Falls!  The screening is free, no appointment required. Just stop by the Pharmacy and ask for a FREE blood pressure check!

April
16

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, April 16, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
17

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, April 17, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
22

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Saturday, April 22, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Location: Walgreens at 12th Street and Kiwanis

Have your blood pressure checked as part of The Big Squeeze in Sioux Falls!  The screening is free, no appointment required. Just stop by the Pharmacy and ask for a FREE blood pressure check!

April
23

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, April 23, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
24

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Monday, April 24, 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also will continue to meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue.

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.

April
29

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Saturday, April 29, 2017 9:00am - 6:00pm

Big Squeeze Screening at Walgreens-12th and Kiwanis

Location: Walgreens at 12th Street and Kiwanis

Have your blood pressure checked as part of The Big Squeeze in Sioux Falls!  The screening is free, no appointment required. Just stop by the Pharmacy and ask for a FREE blood pressure check!

April
30

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Sunday, April 30, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm

NAMI Sioux Falls Connection Support Group

Location: First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue

A recovery support group for adults diagnosed with mental illness meets from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays at First Congregational Church at 11th Street and Dakota Avenue. The group, which is sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness in Sioux Falls, also meets from 3 to 4:30 p.m. every Monday at the Avera Living Well Center at 33rd Street and Minnesota Avenue. 

This group that allows individuals to share experiences about being diagnosed with a mental illness often helps people feel more comfortable seeking treatment. The facilitators of the group are people who also have a mental illness. They share stories of overcoming the stigma, identify services in the community and provide a stable support system.

The discussions focus on day-to-day coping strategies that are necessary to live well with mental illness. The group sessions are open to the public at no cost. Learn more at www.nami.org/connection.