Before we turn the page on May…

May 26, 2020

It’s the last week in May, which is Mental Health Month. A month where we put a bit more emphasis on awareness of what is often an invisible illness-and battling to eradicate stigma. As the end of May approaches, we hope you’ll join us for NAMIWalks; May 30th for #ANationalDayofHope. (more information below) We also more »

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NAMI Walks

This Saturday! Over 30 NAMI Affiliates, thousands of people, all raising their voices for every age, for every background, for all of those affected by mental illness. Won’t you join us for what we hope is the most impactful NAMIWalks ever?!   Only 4 Days to Go! Or is that FORE days to go? The more »

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Remember or Honor Someone this May

The last Monday in May has been a time for honoring the men and women who passed while serving in the U.S. military. This May, #NAMIWalksYourWay could also be a perfect time to honor some of the bravest people we know – those that have been affected by mental illness. You can Walk in their more »

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The Art of Recovery

For some, art is a tool that helps forge a path to mental wellness. Art allows us to make structure out of chaos, and beauty out of suffering. During this Thursdays with NAMI session, learn how NC artists who live with mental illness are using creativity as a coping skill. Thursdays with NAMI starts at more »

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Spring 2020 Advocate has hit the mailboxes!

Have you received your Spring 2020 Edition of the NAMI Adovcate? This special edition celebrating 40 years of the Alliance were mailed out last week. The magazine articles span the subjects of advocacy, research and education, support and awareness. It also includes a special centerfold- a chronological timeline of NAMI milestones throughout the years. The more »

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We Invite You To A Brief Survey

May 20, 2020

On behalf of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services, we hope that you are faring well during this challenging COVID19 pandemic.  Even in the face of the COVID19 pandemic, we remain committed to our mission to provide essential services to improve the health, safety, and well-being of all North Carolinians. more »

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May is Mental Health Month!

May 19, 2020

Throughout the year, NAMI NC strives to fight the stigma associated with mental illness. And each May as a part of national Mental Health Month, NAMI NC bolsters its awareness efforts to educate the public on the challenges faced by the millions of people affected by mental health issues. Adding on to our media efforts, more »

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