Classes for family members and those that are afflicted with mental illness
Visiting speakers on helpful topics.
A library of books and videos about mental illness.
Information on the state and national website.
Mental Illness is a disease and like other diseases it will yild to persistent scientific funding. NAMI supports increased funding for research on brain disorders and is associated with NARAD (National Alliance for Research on Schizophrenia dn Depression.
Develop coping skills
Explore solutions to similar problems
Build mutual understanding and hope.
Effective professional treatment
Programs and legislation which assists persons with mental illness
Community Awareness and removal of stigma
Recommendations for services in the mental health system.
Consumer representation on broads and organizations.