L.O.V.E. is the Answer one-day conference

L.O.V.E. is the Answer is a one-day conference sparked by the award-winning documentary “WALKING WHILE BLACK”. The conference will be held at the Gathering Place, North Syracuse Baptist Church, 420 S. Main St., North Syracuse on Saturday,  October 21, 2017.
This conference hopes to bring healing to the Syracuse communities and improve relationships between police officers and people in the communities.
This is an event unlike any other here in the greater Syracuse area. The award-winning film will be shown, discussion groups, workshops (NAMI Syracuse Board Members, Marla Byrnes and Steven Comer will be conducting one of the workshops) and speakers will make the day a special day. 
For more information or to register, please go to:

NAMI Family Support Group

NAMI Family Support Group will meet on the second Wednesday of each month beginning Wednesday, October 11th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

NAMI Syracuse office, 917 Avery Avenue, Syracuse 13204

All family members and friends of those living with mental health concerns are welcome to attend.

Light refreshments will be provided.

Facilitators: Marla Byrnes & Ann Canastra

Supportive Family Training

The fall Supportive Family Training sessions will begin 6 p.m. tonight, Wednesday, September 27 at AccessCNY, 420 East Genesee Street, Syracuse. Supportive Family Training is a free 12-week course designed for the parents, siblings, spouses, partners, and adult children of persons diagnosed with serious psychiatric disorders. For more information or to register for classes, please contact Sheila Le Gacy, slegacy@accesscny.org 315-218-1614 or Spencer Gervasoni, sgervasoni@accesscny.org  315-218-0816.