The National Alliance on Mental Illness in Billings has scheduled two free classes beginning in March. To register, call the NAMI Billings office at 256-2001.

BASICS
Dates: March 5 to April 9 on Mondays
Times: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Where: NAMI Billings Office, 3333 Second Ave. N., suite 150
Description: BASICS is a six-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens who are struggling with possible mental health conditions, diagnosed or not.  Participants will learn mental health facts and how to support their child at school and at home.

Peer to Peer
Dates: March 7 to May 9 on Wednesday
Times: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Where: NAMI Billings Office, 3333 Second Ave. N., suite 150
Description: The 10-week education is for people living with serious mental illness.  The class aims to give participants tools to establish and maintain their wellness and recovery.