NAMI’s Statement On Recent Racist Incidents

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today released the following statement from CEO Daniel H. Gillison, Jr., regarding recent racist incidents across the country and their impact on mental health: “The effect of racism and racial trauma on mental health is real and cannot be ignored. The disparity in access to mental health care…

The NAMI Homefront Online Quarter 1, 2020

Thank you for signing up to receive more information about NAMI Homefront Online! We’re pleased to announce that REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the following sessions*: Eastern Daytime, Wednesdays, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET, Starting Jan. 29 Eastern Evening, Mondays, 6:30 – 8:30 PM ET, Starting Jan. 27 (skip 2/17) Pacific Evening, Tuesdays, 6:30…

Mental health challenges are a growing concern for employers worldwide.

Executive Summary The Problem Mental health challenges are a growing concern for employers worldwide. Increasing Prevalence Global rates of depression and anxiety have increased 15 percent to 20 percent during the last decade.1 Rising Costs The World Economic Forum projects that mental health disorders will cost nations $16.3 trillion between 2011 and 2030, which represents…

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month was founded in 2008 to help raise awareness about mental illness and its effects on racial and ethnic minority populations. The US House of Representatives designated July of each year as Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. The resolution was sponsored by Rep. Albert Wynn [D-MD]…

End of year letter 2018 and Factsheet 2017

It has been a year of extraordinary accomplishments for NAMI Santa Clara County, due in large part to our staff, our board, and a wonderful, large corps of volunteers, all of whom have contributed over 25,000 hours to our efforts.

NAMI Santa Clara County Factsheet 2015 covers budget history as well as details about all the affiliate has to offer.

NOW ENROLLING: NAMI Homefront

We understand that attending an in-person class can be difficult for busy individuals and families. That’s why NAMI offers NAMI Homefront online! NAMI Homefront is a free, six-session program for family, friends and significant others of military service members and veterans. The class helps families understand what the service member/veteran is experiencing related to trauma,…