National Alliance on Mental Illness
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Why YOU should join NAMI-CC:
NAMI-CC is a non-profit, grassroots, self-help, education, support and advocacy organization of consumers of Mental Health services, families, professionals and friends of persons with serious and persistent neurobiological disorders. Also known as brain disorders, they include: bipolar disorder, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and schizoaffective disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
NAMI of Clackamas County provides:
A place to confront fears
A place for validation
A place for friendship and networking
A place to exchange information about mental illnesses
Self-help and family support for persons with mental illnesses and their families
Education classes (Family-to-Family and Basics)
Information to communities regarding mental illness, available services and services needed (From Discovery to Recovery Seminars and “In Our Own Voice” speaker program)
Advocacy for, encouragement and acceptance of persons with mental illness living in the community (housing, emergency needs, “In a Different Light” theater troupe, “In Our Own Voice” speaker’s program)
Newsletters (local affiliate bi-monthly, NAMI-Oregon and NAMI National quarterly)
Contact - NAMI Clackamas County at 503-344-5050 for Membership, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org OR print out the form below and mail to NAMI-CC at the address listed at the bottom of the form. OR you can click the following link to NAMI National Online Membership: http://www.nami.org/template.cfm?section=Become_A_Member
NAMI- CLACKAMAS COUNTY
______I have enclosed $35 annual dues per family which includes national, state, and local newsletters
_____I have enclosed $3 annual dues per family for the Open Door membership $3 per year (for financially challenged persons) Same benefits as above.
_____I have enclosed $10 for the Local NAMI-CC newsletter only mailed via US Postal Service.
_______Email me the NAMI-CC newsletter, FREE!
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Grand Total Enclosed $_______
____I have enclosed an employer match form from my employer
____Please contact me about volunteer opportunities.
Make checks payable to: NAMI-CC