NAMI Fairfield meeting set for Nov. 2
Published 7:45 pm, Thursday, October 27, 2011
NAMI Fairfield will hold its 13th annual membership meeting in addition to its monthly speaker meeting 7:30 to
9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, in the Eliot Room Library of First Church Congregational, 148 Beach Road.
Members of the Fairfield Police Department will discuss the agency's completion of the Department of Mental Health and Addition Services' Crisis Intervention Team training program. The initiative, nationally known as the "Memphis Model," is a police-based first responder program that trains officers in handling situations involving mentally ill persons.
The meeting will also include the voting in of new board members and brief synopses of the past year's accomplishments and next year's goals. NAMI Fairfield is the Fairfield chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness.
The meeting is free of charge and open to all. Light refreshments are served. For information, call Judy at 203-650-3463.