FAMI-Alberta

Families Supporting Adults

FAMI-Alberta

Families Supporting Adults
FAMI-Alberta

FAMI-Alberta

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FAMI-Alberta has launched a new website design based on the feedback we received from participants to our  survey last year. We'd like to know how we did and if there are additional ideas or recommendations for it.

Events

Coming Fall 2022

Developed by local researchers with family lived experience

We celebrate the success of our 9 module pilot educational curriculum delivered to family supporters May-June 2022

Watch our Newsletter for the opportunity to enroll in this Educational Curriculum as part of Phase 2 of our research study

Community
Events

Alberta Summit on Mental Illness

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Latest Past Events

FAMI-Alberta
Education Meetings

Note: currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

LEAP
Training

LEAP Training
Note: currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Love You Forever
Workshops

Broken Crayons Workshops
Note: currently suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Web Content

Find Help
  • Find Help

    Find resources, services, and educational materials…

Learn
  • Learn

    Get details on upcoming monthly training opportunities/events…

Advocate
  • Advocate

    Learn about FAMI-Alberta’s advocacy efforts and how to get involved…

About Fami-Alberta
  • About

    FAMI-Alberta is a volunteer community that provides resources for family members caring for an adult loved one with mental illness. Learn more…

News
  • News

    Catch up on our news, subscribe to our monthly newsletter or join our Facebook group…

Contact Fami-Alberta
  • Contact

    Have a question? Want to get involved? Contact us…

Help Support Our Work

FAMI-Alberta is run entirely by volunteers and relies on donations to operate.

This link will take you to the Canadian Mental Health Association- Edmonton Region donation site where you can direct your donation specifically to FAMI-Alberta. Your support to further our mission is gratefully received.

FAMI-Alberta Newsletter

Get news about upcoming educational events, advocacy opportunities and more.

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Blog posts represent the views of the contributor and not necessarily those of FAMI-Alberta.

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Testimonials

Inspires me to get my business in order to benefit my adult son.

I have found complete support and acceptance. I am thankful to have found this community

FAMI-A gives unique support, encouragement, and resources.

FAMI-A is another avenue for support for families struggling with a mentally ill family member.

Great resource. Lots of support

I think FAMI has been the absolute best support for us, and I always recommend it for others

FAMI advocates and educates

FAMI is goal oriented

There are so few supports in my home province of Nova Scotia. I find some of the info here very helpful.

Gives you tools to manage loved one and your own mental health

Its a wonderful and informative resource and place to get nonjudgmental support

It is exhausting to be a support to adult children. It is great to see support for these caregivers. 

I have referred to FAMI many times, its so wonderful to have people who know exactly what one is going through

there are good resource links

Keep up the Great Work!

Interesting and good information-it connects me as I have a dependent with mental illness

I find the newsletter extremely informative, and I appreciate everything FAMI does!

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