“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. The NAMI organization operates at the national, state and local level.
NAMI Washington is the NAMI state organization in Washington. NAMI Washington provides educational resources and events, statewide outreach, advocacy and affiliate organizational support. NAMI Washington provides the free trainings that allow NAMI affiliates to provide NAMI programs.
Local NAMI affiliates in Washington offer free peer support, education and outreach programs, and engage mental health advocates in their communities.
National NAMI provides strategic direction for the entire organization, support to NAMI’s state and affiliate members, and engages in advocacy, education and leadership development nationally.”