Parent Organization: NAMI Iowa (National Alliance on Mental Illness)
West Burlington, IA, USA
Program: NAMI Iowa
NAMI's mission is to raise public awareness and concern about mental illness, to foster research, to improve treatment and to upgrade the system of care for the people of Iowa. NAMI works to support the mission through education, advocacy, and support. NAMI offers four educational programs focusing on family members, consumers, caregivers, or providers. Volunteers teach all classes. NAMI also has support groups throughout the state.
- Classes available:
- Family members ‘ check out Family-to-Family Education
- Parents of School Age Children ‘ check out Basics Education
- Persons with Mental Illness ‘ check out Peer-to-Peer Education
- Support Groups
- Peer Support
- Mental Health Information and Resources
Open to anyone who wants resources or support for mental illness.
Contact your local NAMI Iowa Affiliate.
A help line is available 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255
No Cost to Participant
Handicap Accessible: No
Appointment Needed: No