The Albright Memorial Library Hosts Family to Family

Members News

The Albright Memorial Library, in partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness nonprofit organization, will host a free presentation titled “Family to Family: Helping Loved Ones with Mental Illness” on Thursday, August 26 from 4:00 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.

During the presentation, attendees will learn:

  • Names and definitions of common mental illnesses.
  • What people experience who struggle with a mental illness.
  • How medication can help and what side effects to expect.
  • How to provide emotional support to someone who has a mental illness.
  • Resources for emergency situations.

This presentation is taught by trained members of our community. Each attendee will receive a helpful guide packet to bring home with them. The program will be held in the Henkelman Room, 2nd Floor of the Albright Memorial Library. Elevator access is available.

Registration is free and required. Seating is limited. Visit to register or email