NAMI Urban LA Walkers

NAMIWalks Los Angeles County

NAMI Urban Los Angeles, founded in 2003 is the only affiliate dedicated to serving communities of color. Currently, the affiliate does the following:

  • educates over 400 persons per year, classes offered in English and in Spanish
  • supports over 80 mentally ill persons through free Peer to Peer Programs where individuals share their recovery experiences
  • offers free monthly presentations for the community where speakers share information relevant to mental illness
  • offers free support groups to families of mentally ill persons, in three languages: English, Spanish, and Korean
  • handles over 6000 telephone calls per year and routes them appropriately
  • participates in several civic events including local, state and national conferences and health fairs
  • celebrates annually, the month of July as Bebe Moore Campbell Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Thank you for your Support.
What A Donation to NAMIWALKS Does

$1,000.00 Will train 5 NAMI Basics or NAMI Family to Family Teachers
$500.00 Will expand unique programs that serve the underserved in Los Angeles.
$250.00 Covers the costs for material in a class.
$100.00 Provides an "In Our Own Voice" presentation in your community.
$75.00 Provides needed materials in family and community education programs.
$50.00 Covers the costs of materials for one individual in a "Peer to Peer" class.
$25.00 Will provide to one parent an education in "NAMI Basics".
$10.00 will help someone living with mental illness/a parent/of a caregiver.

Every donation make a difference!

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