We educate. We advocate. We listen. We lead.

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.



Hugh MacRae Park- Shelter 6
Walk Begins Promptly at 10am
Register on site at 9:15am
Or Online HERE

$15 Registration Fee Includes T-Shirt
$5 For Students
Free For Individuals With A Mental Illness
Or Financial Hardship

Questions or Volunteer Info?
Email Stan at stanleyoathout@aol.com



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Can Stigma Prevent Employment?

October 16, 2017

Can Stigma Prevent Employment? By Laura Greenstein | Oct. 16, 2017   The short answer is yes—stigma does prevent people with mental illness from getting a job. But why? Well, people with mental health conditions are typically held responsible and blamed for their behavior and symptoms. Simultaneously, they are perceived as unable to make decisions for themselves. This more »

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2017 Convention Highlights

October 2, 2017

2017 Convention Highlights We would like to thank our attendees, speakers, volunteers, advocates, exhibitors and sponsors who contributed to making the 2017 NAMI National Convention a tremendous success! We hope you will join us in New Orleans for the 2018 NAMI National Convention.

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Volunteering Opportunity- NAMI NC Board Application

The mission of NAMI North Carolina is to optimize the quality of life for individuals and their families affected by severe and persistent mental illness.  We work to protect the dignity and promote the recovery of those living with brain disorders. NAMI North Carolina is currently seeking applicants for our Board of Directors. Access the application more »

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Community Engagement and Empowerment Classes

September 18, 2017

Free Training Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services. The Community Engagement & Empowerment Team is pleased to offer no-cost training seminars for all Mental Health, Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Substance Use Disorders individuals, family members, and interested stakeholders to learn advocacy skills, recovery efforts and community outreach. All sessions are tailored to more »

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Job Opening at NAMI NC

September 11, 2017

    For over 30 years, NAMI North Carolina has worked with dedicated community volunteer leaders to raise awareness and provide essential education, advocacy, and support so people affected by mental illness can build better lives. Jobs & Volunteering

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