Become a NAMIWalks Hero. Join our team, SB Cruisers, for the 2019 NAMIWalks event!
We are walking to raise awareness of Mental Illness and to raise funds for the important work that NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness does nationwide and in our community here at home.
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE! JOIN OUR TEAM TEAM SB CRUISERS, and walk with us or if you can't walk with us, BE virtual WAlKER, raising funds and sharing this cause by by making a donation to a team member listed on our ROSTER. Donations on this page are fast, secure and easy.
All funds raised directly support the mission of NAMI to provide support, education, and advocacy to individuals and families right here in our community. Check out our webpage wwwnamisb.org to read more about our Mission and what we do in the community.
Your support means a lot to me, our team, and the 46.6 million Americans who experience mental illness in a given year. WE NEED YOU!!!!
- Approximately 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. (46.6 million) experiences mental illness in a given year.1
- Approximately 1 in 25 adults in the U.S. (11.2 million) experiences a serious mental illness in a given year that substantially interferes with or limits one or more major life activities.2
- Approximately 1 in 5 youth aged 13–18 (21.4%) experiences a severe mental disorder at some point during their life. For children aged 8–15, the estimate is 13%.3