NAMI California Town Hall with the Council on Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health (CCJBH); July 28, 2020.

NAMI CA Town Hall: The LPS Act with guest Randall Hagar--Jan 7, 2021

NAMI California’s suicide prevention Town Hall with guest speaker Graham Wiseman of BeingwellCA.

NAMI California Town Hall with Lara Gregorio from Humanest; February 18, 2021.

NAMI California Town Hall with the California Pan-Ethnic Health Network (CPEHN); September 15, 2020.

NAMI California Conference 2020: Housing solutions for our loved ones with mental illness

NAMI California- National Alliance of Mental Illness Youtube Channel 



   Mission & Vision

Our Mission

NAMI California is a grassroots organization of families and individuals whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness. We advocate for lives of quality and respect, without discrimination and stigma, for all our constituents. We provide leadership in advocacy, legislation, policy development, education and support throughout California.

Our Vision

NAMI California is the leading organization of individuals working with mutual respect to provide help, hope and health for those affected by serious mental illness.

Our Purpose

NAMI California is dedicated to the strengthening of local grassroots organizations. We provide updated information and support to local affiliates and are here to help organize new affiliates. NAMI California has 56 local affiliates and represents 19,000 people to the California Legislature and Governor on mental illness issues. NAMI California educates families, professionals and the public about the recent explosion of scientific evidence that shows serious mental illnesses are neurobiological brain disorders. NAMI California works to provide a strong, coherent system that offers a continuum of care for the persistent, long-term needs of people with mental illness. NAMI California advocates for increased research to uncover causes and new, effective treatments. NAMI California strives to eradicate stigma.

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