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NAM Partners With Hosanna Lutheran to Distribute Food
May 27, 2022

NAM Partners With Hosanna Lutheran to Distribute Food

Northwest Assistance Ministries and Hosanna Lutheran Church are partnering to distribute food to 500 families. This event will take place at the church on 16525 Ella Boulevard, Houston TX 77090 on ...

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June 18th Food Fair and Sidewalk Sale
May 27, 2022

June 18th Food Fair and Sidewalk Sale

NAM Resale will host our next community food distribution and sidewalk sale on June 18th! Individuals receiving groceries at the food are invited to shop the sidewalk sale, happening at the red bri...

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Announcing NAM Bowl-A-Thon 2022
May 27, 2022

Announcing NAM Bowl-A-Thon 2022

Northwest Assistance Ministries is announcing that registration is now open for the first ever NAM Bowl-A-Thon. Families, school groups, sports teams, community service clubs, scout packs, companie...

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NAM Resale Store Gets Makeover
May 24, 2022

NAM Resale Store Gets Makeover

Northwest Assistance Ministries' Resale Store received a recent makeover. New carpet, fresh paint and a little rearranging gives the corner store a fresh new look with a little more walking around ...

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Parenting Skills Class for Mental Health Awareness Month!
May 20, 2022

Parenting Skills Class for Mental Health Awareness Month!

“Parenting is hard, if only we had an instruction book.” Here is your opportunity! While we agree that parenting is challenging, it can also be rewarding and enjoyable, especially when you have the...

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MHAM Topic: Loss of A Loved One To Suicide
May 17, 2022

MHAM Topic: Loss of A Loved One To Suicide

By Candace Runaas, MS, LMFT-S, LPC Director, NAM Behavioral Health The death of Naomi Judd reminds us that tragedy such as death by suicide does not discriminate by class, race, gender, or social ...

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Supporting a Friend or Family Member Dealing with Mental Health Problems
May 12, 2022

Supporting a Friend or Family Member Dealing with Mental Health Problems

(Taken and Modified from MentalHealth.gov website) FAMILY - Families can be made up of a variety of different structures – connected by blood, marriage, adoption, and, in some communities, by choic...

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What is NAM doing for Mental Health Awareness Month 2022?
May 07, 2022

What is NAM doing for Mental Health Awareness Month 2022?

May is Mental Health Awareness Month and there is growing need to promote mental wellness for ourselves and others. Northwest Assistance Ministries (NAM) is a multiservice agency that provides for ...

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Statement Regarding Abuse in the Depp/Heard Trial
April 28, 2022

Statement Regarding Abuse in the Depp/Heard Trial

Written by Sheryl Johnson, NAM Family Violence Center Director Most everyone has heard at least one salacious detail from the current court case with Johnny Depp and Amber Heard.  What is being mis...

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Survival Over Summer
April 27, 2022

Survival Over Summer

Northwest Assistance Ministries is preparing for a busy summer season! Summer can be a difficult time for Houston-area residents. The break from school adds financial burdens of extra childcare exp...

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