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Applications For NAMI’s Young Adult Advisory Group, NAMI Next Gen, Are Open

9/15/2022

NAMI Next Gen is an advisory group made up of a diverse group of 10 young adults aged 18-25 with the sole intention of helping youth and young adults across the nation affected by mental health conditions. This group provides vital perspectives on how NAMI can best serve our nation’s youth. If you’re looking to break the stigma on mental health, and use your voice for change, NAMI Next Gen is the opportunity for you.

Applications are open from Thursday Sept. 15 through Friday Sept. 30.

Info about the role:
Timing: January – December 2023
Compensation: 20/hour
Hours: 3-4 hours per week
Duties:

Based on each person’s interests duties may include:

  • Advising the direction of NAMI initiatives and research.
  • Planning, participating in and facilitating youth-focused events.
  • Evaluating and informing NAMI content and resources.
  • Contributing to NAMI’s social media content.
  • Writing for NAMI publications.
  • Speaking to the media or representing NAMI through other public speaking opportunities.
  • Developing leadership skills through mentorship.