National Alliance on Mental Illness Maine offers classes that offer insight on mental health conditions, current treatments and therapies, problem solving and communication skills, coping strategies for worry and stress, and advocating for a family member.

The free, confidential programs are set for 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays, starting Sept. 6, at NAMI, 1 Bangor St., Augusta.

For more information, call NAMI Maine at 800-464-5767, ext. 2305.

Additional courses are offered in various locations statewide. For more information, call 582-2215 or 215-7078.