National Alliance on Mental Illness
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THREE-YEAR STRATEGIC PLAN
Goal 1: NAMI Idaho will achieve and maintain status as a fully chartered NAMI state organization
2011: Complete chartering process under NAMI National Standards of Excellence
2011 - 2013: Develop and adopt Board Governance policies (other than those required
2012 - 2013: Maintain compliance with charter requirements of NAMI National and work
Goal 2: NAMI Idaho will ensure its sustainability
2011: Assign tasks to the Board Committees for compliance with the Standards
2011 - 2013: Recruit qualified candidates for Board of Directors
2011: Create Board of Directors Handbook both in hard copy for the Directors and
2011 - 2013: Develop diversified funding sources to support the strategic plan and
2012: Complete needs assessment for establishment of new affiliates.
2012: Increase state membership by 10%
2013: Assist in formation of one new affiliate by creating:
Goal 3: NAMI Idaho will be an effective advocate in the state of Idaho and appropriately support NAMI National on issues concerning mental illness with an informed, professional presence, a single voice, and representation on key state and national committees/boards.
2011: Implement and ensure functionality of Advocacy and Public
2011 - 2013: Prepare for and present issues statement and position papers to policy
2011 - 2013: Coordinate advocacy efforts in support of NAMI national public policy
2011 - 2013: Appoint and sustain appropriate representation on state committees
Goal 4: NAMI Idaho will support and expand education about mental illness to increase awareness and decrease stigma.
2011 - 2013: Model respectful and dignified treatment of all persons living with
2013: Plan a NAMI Idaho Annual Conference
2013: Provide scholarship aid for attendance at NAMI National Conference.
2011 - 2013: Provide financial and leadership support for Affiliates’ presentation of
2012: Organize and sponsor Basics, Connection, Family to Family, Peer to Peer,
2013: Provide scholarship assistance for Basics, Connection, Family to Family,
2011 - 2013: Support implementation and expansion of Memphis Model CIT statewide
2012: Develop media strategy including printed press, broadcast, website and
Goal 5: NAMI Idaho will support the expansion and strengthening of community-based mental health services that promote recovery and resiliency.
2011 - 2013: Attend all meetings of the Behavioral Health Interagency Collaborative and
2011 - 2013: Be actively involved in Regional Mental Health Boards or their replacement
2011: Be actively involved in the Medicaid Managed Care RFI and RFQ by creating
2011 - 2013: Advocate for the collection, analysis and public dissemination of meaningful
2011 - 2013: Publicly advocate for mental health services and funding
Goal 6: NAMI Idaho will communicate with candor and transparency.
2011 - 2013: Conduct one meeting annually in each Region.
2011: Continue to send monthly updates to all affiliates following each Board
2011: Acquire NAMI Idaho dedicated cell phone; monitor and document telephone
2012: Establish, print and circulate a quarterly NAMI Idaho newsletter
2013: Research, compile and distribute a state-wide data base of mental health