Mental health problems affect one in four individuals in the United States. Latinos are no exception. However, as many studies have highlighted, limited mental health educational opportunities and high levels of stigma prevent many members of this community from accessing mental health support.
NAMI developed Compartiendo Esperanza to fill the gap of available knowledge and resources about mental health for the Latino community. The goals of the program are to:
NAMI State Organizations and Affiliates are invited to implement this initiative. Get started by downloading the Materials Release Form (note: initiative materials may only be provided to those directly involved with a NAMI State Organizations or NAMI Affiliates).
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