NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI advocates for access to services, treatment, supports and research and is steadfast in its commitment to raise awareness and build a community for hope for all of those in need.
NAMI on Campus at CFCC has the following goals:
- Combat the stigma that surrounds these conditions by breaking the silence, shame, secrecy, myths and ignorance that create barriers to seeking help.
- Raise mental health awareness.
- Improve the lives of those who live with mental health conditions.
- Educate the campus community and community at large about mental health issues.