NAMI Jax is a grassroots movement, created and led by volunteers who are committed to carrying out its mission of educating, advocating for, and supporting persons living with mental illnesses and their families. NAMI Jax offers the understanding that only those with the lived experience of mental illness can provide. Simply put, without our awesome volunteers our mission not get accomplished.
Here are some of the ways you can get involved:
- Become a NAMI program trainer so you can teach a class or run a support group
- Volunteer on the NAMI HelpLine
- Join or create a NAMI On Campus club at your university
- Raise awareness during Mental Health Month, Mental Illness Awareness Week, National Minority Mental Health Month and Suicide Prevention Awareness Month