National Alliance on Mental Illness Mississippi
NAMI MS is a non-profit, grassroots organization dedicated to providing support, education, and advocacy for consumers of mental health services and their families. NAMI MS works to foster greater public awareness of serious mental illness and to overcome stigma and misconceptions that are associated with mental illness. We work to educate families, consumers, professionals and the general public through free educational classes as well as support groups state-wide. We advocate at the state and national levels to protect the rights and promote the welfare of people with mental illness. Our goal is to ensure quality services and continuity of care.
NAMI Signature Education Programs Include:
Family-to-Family education, Peer-to-Peer education, In Our Own Voice presentations, Connection Consumer support groups, family support groups, NAMI Basics parental education, parental support groups and more. All NAMI programs and support groups are offered free of charge. For a list of Affiliates and support groups around the state of Mississippi please visit www.namims.org or call the office 601-899-9058.