Starting an Affiliate
In the U.S., call 1-800-273-8255 National
Suicide Prevention Lifeline
What Are The Benefits Of Joining NAMI?
As a member of NAMI , you will join forces with parents,
spouses, siblings, friends, and people with mental illnesses.
We need your voice alongside our 220,000 members to advocate
for better treatment of these no-fault brain disorders and a better quality of
life for people who have them.
Benefits of NAMI Membership
|By joining NAMI you will become a member of the National
organization, State organization and the Affiliate in your area.
|You will receive an annual subscription to the National
newsletter Advocate, the Illinois newsletter Stateline, as
well as your local affiliate's newsletter. These newsletters feature
cutting-edge articles about the latest research, treatments, and medications
for mental illnesses; the status of major policy and legislation at the
federal, state, and local levels.
|Availability of books, brochures, and fact sheets with the
most current information on brain disorders, medications, and related
|A discount on the registration fee for the National and
To join, visit http://www.nami.org