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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.


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Registration-Walk for Awareness 2017

July 23, 2017

        Registration OPEN!

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NAMI Statement On The Better Care Reconciliation Act

July 12, 2017

Jun 23 2017 ARLINGTON, Va., June 22, 2017 – NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is deeply disappointed that the Senate health care bill unveiled today, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, will slash Medicaid benefits for critical mental health services millions of Americans need to lead productive lives. While the Better Care Reconciliation Act has yet to be scored by more »

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StarNews Article & Letter to The Editor and Legislators

June 7, 2017

Original article By Tim Buckland StarNews Staff HERE.       June 6, 2017 To the Editor;   In reference to the recent article concerning the pilot program to reduce ER wait times for a bed in a behavioral health unit, The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Wilmington wholeheartedly protests removing this proposed project more »

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Thank you Hampton Inn. Medical Park!

May 23, 2017

A large thank-you for the gift of a hotel room in order for the LEAP (Listen, Emphasize, Agree and Partner) family program to be held. We were not aware, at the time we started putting the program together, that the PGA tournament and UNCW graduation would be held the same weekend!  Prices were double the more »

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