This is a free, fun event for all supporters to come together and officially Read More
To register or donate to NAMIWalks Georgia, visit www.namiwalks.org/georgiaRead More
Register now for Mind, Body and Soul, a multicultural perspective, wellness conference featuring workshops, referrals, consultations and community resources! NAMI Rome is a co-sponsor of this event. Topics include: peer/family support, laughter yoga, spirituality and mental health and grief/loss. Door prize giveaways. Lunch provided. For more information or to register call (706) 512-5552 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Mind, Body and Soul Minority Wellness Conference Saturday, July 22, 2017 Russell Family Life Center 935 Spider Webb Dr, Rome, GA 30161Read More
Over 30 NAMI Members from Georgia attended the 2017 NAMI National Convention last week in Washington, DC. Affiliates represented were NAMI Cobb, NAMI Moultrie, NAMI Northside Atlanta, NAMI Gwinnett, NAMI Savannah, NAMI FDL, NAMI Albany, NAMI Hall, NAMI Rome, and NAMI DeKalb. On Thursday, June 29, it was NAMI Hill Day, where 1,000 NAMI Members visited Capitol Hill and met with legislators. The message was very clear, “We need more mental health care, not less. Oppose any health reform Read More
The month is recognized in July.
On Monday, July 3, 2017, the National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI), Alpha Kappa Alpha, the Albany Civil Rights Institute, and Jack and Jill of America met to announce their partnership as they work together to raise awareness for Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.
According to NAMI, African Americans and Hispanic Americans used mental health services at half the rate Read More