Get Involved NAMI offers the understanding that only those with the lived experience of mental illness can provide. Together with our grassroots volunteers, we work every day to provide help and hope to millions of Americans. We know that the path to recovery lies with individual, family and community education, with peer support, and with common-sense public policy and promotion of public understanding. Each day NAMI: Offers hope to and support individuals and families living with mental health conditions Shapes national public policy and equips grassroots volunteer leaders with the tools, resources and skills necessary to save mental health in all states Fights misconceptions and stereotypes about mental health conditions Educates about the most effective treatment solutions that have the greatest chance to allow someone achieve recovery Make a difference. Get involved with NAMI today.