NAMI Southern AZ
Help and hope
1 in 5 adults and youth experience mental illness
You’re not alone. Contact NAMI Southern Arizona to take the first step towards help and support. There is hope.
Mental health problems are very common. One in five American adults and youth are affected, so someone you know and care about suffers from a mental illness. With your help, NAMI Southern Arizona, serving the Tucson community since 1983, provides mental health advocacy, education and support to people in our community with mental illness and their loved ones. Mental illness is like any other disease, with proper care, it can be treated and managed, and recovery is possible.
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Latest NAMI News & Events
At the conclusion of the two-day NAMICon event, NAMI has issued three releases that we want to bring to your attention. First, NAMI has announced the election results of the national Board of Directors. Dr. Shirley Holloway was elected to
In the first regular session of 2021, the AZ State Legislature passed SB1376 requiring that all health education in public schools include mental health education. To read the full bill, click here.
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In a press release on July 16, 2021, NAMI urges an infusion of federal resources prior to the launch of 988 as an alternative to calling 911 in a mental health/suicide emergency. To read the entire release, click here.
May 25 2021 Arlington, VA — The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) today released the following statement from CEO Daniel H. Gillison Jr.: “For many of us, today elicits complicated emotions. “We are encouraged by the tens of thousands across
Thank you to all who sponsored, virtually walked and supported our 15th NAMIWalks Southern Arizona. We surpassed our $150,000 goal to raise funds for NO COST education, advocacy, training and support for ALL affected by mental illness in our community.
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As restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic begin to ease, be assured that we are here for you. For the health and safety of all involved, our office is now closed to the public until it is safe to resume
NAMI Southern Arizona is a 501(c)3 non-profit and a qualified charitable organization for Federal Taxes. You can help those in need and receive a dollar-for-dollar tax credit when you make a donation to NAMISA . Arizona State Tax Credits are
The Help & Hope for YOUth Alliance (formerly the Arizona Youth Mental Health Alliance) was formed in 2017 to expand youth mental health awareness and education in Pima, Cochise, Santa Cruz and Pinal Counties so that more young people will