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from NAMI.org
A Groundbreaking Commitment to Psychiatric Research After receiving a $650 million gift The Broad Institute is set to try and find the genetic causes of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and other mental illnesses.
Helping Young People Share Their Experiences and Find Support
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month: The Time for Action Is Now
Promise and Patience in Understanding the Brain
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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.

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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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