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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