We hope you will join us for our Annual Membership Meeting, featuring special guest speaker Jeffrey C. Rouse, MD, New Orleans Coroner. Dr. Rouse will speak on " Mental Health in New Orleans: From Katrina to the Future." The meeting will include a brief review of NAMI New Orleans' work in the past year, and our plans for 2015. You will also have a chance to meet our newly elected officers and...Read more
Gulf Coast Bank's Community Rewards Program will be giving away a total of $50,000.00 to 10 local non-profits to assist them in their missions in our community. Please show your support for NAMI New Orleans by voting daily! Voting period opens today, February 25th, and closes March 25th at 8 PM . Voting is limited to one vote per day per valid email address. Follow the link, vote today and...Read more
New Orleans recently became the first major city in the nation to end homelessness among Veterans as part of First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness . NAMI New Orleans was proud to be part of the team that included the City of New Orleans, the Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, UNITY of Greater New Orleans, the Housing Authority of New Orleans (HANO...Read more
Starting in February , NAMI New Orleans will offer a monthly NAMI Family Support Group at Congregation Beth Israel at 4004 West Esplanade Ave. in Metairie . The group will be held on the 4th Thursday of each month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. Anyone with a family member living with a mental illness is welcome. NAMI Family Support Groups , offered by NAMI Affiliates in communities across the country, are...Read more