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Food Donations Needed
June 29, 2020

Food Donations Needed

During this unprecedented time NAM is seeing a daily increase in requests for food. Since March 2020, NAM has provided food to over 3,500 families and everyday more families come in asking for food...

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NAM Announces Partnership with L.I.F.E. Houston
June 08, 2020

NAM Announces Partnership with L.I.F.E. Houston

Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is thrilled to announce its new partnership with L.I.F.E. Houston. Together NAM's Pediatric Health Center and L.I.F.E. Houston will provide formula and informa...

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NAM Resale Reopening!
June 01, 2020

NAM Resale Reopening!

Northwest Assistance Ministries will reopen its Resale store and Boutique to the public on Thursday, June 4, 2020, at Noon. New reduced hours for NAM Resale are Noon – 5 p.m. Thursday – Saturday, a...

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Family Violence in the Shadow of COVID-19
May 29, 2020

Family Violence in the Shadow of COVID-19

Reports are showing that during this time of public health concern, domestic abuse is on the rise. The pandemic is causing stress and economic pressures, which weighs heavy on a household and relat...

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Mental Health Awareness Month
May 19, 2020

Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The purpose is to raise awareness about mental health; The goal is to fight stigma, provide support, educate the public and advocate for policies that support ...

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NAM Food Fair
May 18, 2020

NAM Food Fair

On Saturday, May 16, 2020 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Joanne Watford Nutrition Center at Northwest Assistance Ministries hosted a Food Fair to distribute free groceries to anyone in the community t...

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National Day of Prayer Virtual Ceremony
May 07, 2020

National Day of Prayer Virtual Ceremony

National Day of Prayer is held on the first Thursday of May. Several million people from different faiths are called to pray together. On Thursday, May 7 at 8 a.m. NAM and the Ministerial Alliance ...

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Thank You, Nurses!
May 06, 2020

Thank You, Nurses!

National Nurses Day is celebrated annually on May 6 to raise awareness of the important role nurses play in society. It marks the beginning of National Nurses Week, which ends on May 12, the birthd...

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World Asthma Day 2020
May 05, 2020

World Asthma Day 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 is World Asthma Day. The purpose of the day is to raise awareness, care and support for those affected by asthma. Although the primary focus is supporting the person with asthm...

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NAM's Family Violence Center Hotline Still Open During Stay Home Order
April 24, 2020

NAM's Family Violence Center Hotline Still Open During Stay Home Order

During this difficult time, NAM's Family Violence Center hotline continues to answer calls 24/7. Sadly, the calls continue to escalate as Harris County's "Stay Home, Work Safe" order remains in pla...

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