Our Uptown NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group will NOT meet this Thursday, November 27th due to the Thanksgiving Holiday. It will also not meet on December 25th (Christmas) and January 1st (New Year's Day). Our Westbank NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group WILL meet on Friday, November 28th (the day after Thanksgiving), and as scheduled throughout the holiday season. We wish you and your...Read more
Thank you so much to all of the team captains, walkers, volunteers, sponsors and everyone else who made our 5th Annual NAMIWalks such a fantastic success! Your generosity will help so many families in our community. We've made a huge dent in our goal, but we still have more work to do! Don't worry, it is NOT TOO LATE to donate! If you haven't already, please take a minute to contribute at www...Read more
NAMI New Orleans is pleased to announce that we are partnering with the Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center to bring NAMI signature support and education programs to the Treme/Lafitte neighborhood! We hope you'll mark your calendar for our inaugural event on: Monday, November 3rd from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. at the Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center 2200 Lafitte St., New Orleans, LA 70119 Enter...Read more
NAMI New Orleans offers a variety of support programs for family members and caregivers of people living with mental illness. These programs include two monthly Family Support Groups, a Family Resource Specialist, Family-to-Family and NAMI Basics education courses, and our Family Guide: A Roadmap to Resources and Support.Read more
NAMI New Orleans offers a variety of peer-led education and support programs to help adults who are living with mental illness work towards recovery and maintain wellness. These programs include two weekly Connection Peer Support Groups , our 10-week Peer-to-Peer education course, and our 1-on-1 Peer Education Program , which is available to adults who live in Jefferson Parish. All programs are...Read more
NAMI New Orleans offers an array of behavioral health services for adults living with mental illness in the Greater New Orleans area. For more information about these programs, please call (504) 896-2345 (Uptown) or (504) 368-1944 (Westbank). Community Psychiatric Support and Treatment (CPST) Community and home-based case management services. Linkage to resources, access to behavioral health and...Read more
NAMI New Orleans is committed to advocating for better lives for people living with mental illness and their family members. We do this through advocating for legislation at the local, state and federal levels as well as through community education. You can help by joining NAMI New Orleans as a member, attending or organizing a community presentation, signing up for legislative alerts (click on...Read more