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from NAMI.org
Gettin’ Back to Our (Grass)Roots with The Wailin’ Jennys The Wailin' Jennys are an awesome folk band that promote NAMI as they tour.
NAMI Honors Dr. Lisa Dixon
Depression: A Scientific Approach
What Makes a Good Companion?
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There Is Help... There is Hope. 

 Our membership consists of family members, friends, professionals, and individuals recovering from a mental illness.

 
Memberships

Benefits of Membership

  • Advocacy at local, state and national levels calls attention to needed treatment, housing, employment training and health care.
  • Referrals provide families with needed information on treatment options and community services.
  • Books, videos and tapes are available as resources through NAMI.
  • Informative newsletters, "Stateline" and "Advocate" keep members up-to-date on a variety of issues at the state and national levels.
  • Affiliate support groups enable families to share concerns and to learn about mental illnesses.
  • Opportunities to work directly as volunteers on programs designed to aid persons with mental illness.
  • An awareness and advocacy for pertinent legislation at all levels of government.
  • Public education to reduce and eliminate discrimination and the stigma associated with mental illness.
  • Support of research into the causes and treatment of mental illness.

Local chapter newsletter packed with more detailed information published 4 times a year (every three months).  

 

 


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