WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER
There's a lot of uncertainty in the world right now, but one thing remains clear: people need access to mental health care and support. NAMI is here to ensure that no one is alone on their mental health journey.
Information on COVID-19
“We recognize that people living with mental illness face additional challenges dealing with COVID-19, as do their caregivers and loved ones.”
You Are Not Alone
1 in 5 live with a mental health condition. So chances are you or someone you know has been affected.
Support and Encourage
If someone you know is struggling with a mental health condition, read more about how to support them.
Mental health conditions are common in teens and young adults. Read more about what you can do.
NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.
Find Your Local NAMI
NAMI started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of more than 500 local affiliates who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.
If you or someone you know is struggling, you are not alone. There are many support services and treatment options that may help.
Get involved and make a difference in the lives of Americans living with mental health conditions.
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National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month
This month is an opportunity to raise awareness about the risk of suicide and ensure people have access to the resources they need to help prevent suicide.
Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW)
October 4-10, 2020
Mental health conditions are important to discuss year-round, but MIAW is a time to come together as a unified voice to change public perception of mental illness.
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Advocacy makes a difference in the lives of people with mental health conditions and their loved ones.
Call the NAMI Helpline at 800-950-6264 M-F, 10 am – 6 pm, ET
Or in a crisis, text "NAMI" to 741741 for 24/7, confidential, free crisis counseling
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text "NAMI" to 741741