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Thank you to our guest speakers!

Bonnie Lane, M.S. and Jeffrey Story, Esq.

Bonnie has a Master’s degree in both Developmental and Counseling Psychology. She provides support, advocacy, transition planning and resource referrals to families caring for an adult loved one with serious mental health issues. Bonnie is also a NAMI board member of the Cook County North Shore (CCNS) chapter.

Jeffrey Story has a law practice in Evanston focusing on Elder Law and Estate Planning, including Special Needs Trusts. Jeff is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys; Elder Counsel, LLC; the Illinois State Bar Association’s Elder Law and Trusts and Estates Sections; and the Chicago Bar Association’s Elder Law Committee.

Please join us for the NAMIWalks/Run with

NAMI Cook County North Shore (CCNS)

Sunday, October 6, 2019 Norris Center, East Lawn
Northwestern University
1999 Campus Dr.
Evanston, Illinois

Check-in: 8:00am
Run Start time: 9:00am
Walk Start time: 9:15am

Here is the link to register for the walk:


Thank you to all of the businesses that generously contributed to our annual Abbott House Open House!!!

A celebration of the Highland Park community's commitment to mental health rehabilitation, every August since 1989.

Marcum, LLC                                                  Audi Exchange, Highland Park                     In Touch Pharmacy

Alixandra Collections, Highland Park                                                        Arrive Dolce, Highland Park

BYG - Backyard Grill                                                                               Chili’s Bar and Grill

County Kitchen, Highland Park                                                                 Cy Fredrics Jewelers, Highland Park         

Dover Straits, Mundelein                                                                         Dr. and Mrs. Mendelson

ENAZ - Energy, Nature, Attitude & Zest for Life                                    Garfinkles Fine Jewelry, Highland Park   

Glamour Girlz Central, Highland Park                                                       Goodies, Etc., Highland Park                       

Green Basil Restaurant, Vernon Hills                                                        Highland Park Police Department

Jayne Boutique, Highland Park                                                                 Jewel Osco, Highland Park                           

The Jeweled Elephant, Highland Park                                                      Jimmy’s Charhouse, Libertyville

Lexus of Highland Park, Highland Park                                                     Lotus Nails, Highland Park

Michael’s Chicago Style Red Hots, Highland Park                                Neiman Marcus, Northbrook                     

North Suburban Wellness, Highland Park                                               Norton’s Restaurant, Highland Park         

Paper Source, Highland Park                                                                    RPM Steak, Chicago

Salon Vole, Highland Park                                                                        Starbucks, Highland Park

Stationery Station, Highland Park                                                             Sunflower Clothing, Highland Park

Taylor Reese Salons, Highland Park                                                           The Silo, Libertyville

TJ Maxx/ Marshalls/ HomeGoods/Sierra Trading Post                       Yummy Bowl, Highland Park