Mission Statement – To provide support, outreach, education and advocacy to individuals living with and families affected by mental illness.
NAMI Contra Costa is a charitable mental health non-profit organization providing outreach, education, support and advocacy to families and individuals in need of help. We have been assisting people and families affected by mental illness in Contra Costa for over 30 years. All our programs are free, so get involved today and help make a difference in your life, others’ lives, and in the local community.
NAMI In Motion 2017
Join us for a day of family, friends and fun as we raise funds for our programs!
Choose one of the three options. NOTE – if you select “I do not want to join a team”, you will still be prompted to create your own personal fundraising page. Click Next.
Customize your fundraising page. Create a page that is personal and inviting. Explain why NAMI CC is important to you, how you have helped others, etc. Click Next.
Finish with the confirmation page.
Go here and click the Green Donate button on the right side of the screen.
In the pop up window, choose how you want to donate – Directly to the Walk, a Team or Individual.
Follow the prompts after you made your choice. You may have to scroll to find the team or individual you are looking for. After landing on the individual’s or team’s page, click the green Donate button.
Fill out the form and the prompts that follow.
NAMI MEMBERSHIP INCREASE STARTING JULY, 2017
The NAMI Board of Directors has decided to add a Household membership category to our membership structure as well as increase the dues for Regular and Open Door memberships. All of these changes will become effective as of July 1, 2017.
Household Membership $60
Regular Membership $40
Open Door Membership $5
A Household membership will apply to everyone living in a single household whose names are provided to NAMI. Regular and Open Door memberships will continue to apply only to one individual. For voting purposes, each membership (including Household) will be counted as one (1) membership.
F2F CLASSES STARTING SOON!!!
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. It is a designated evidenced-based program. Research shows that the program significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to an individual living with a mental health condition.
For more information on registering for one of these free courses, please contact coordinator Nancy Seibert at (925) 285-5995 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAN RAMON - IN MANDARIN
August 5, 2017, 2-4 pm, 2278 Camino Ramon, San Ramon 94583.
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 10-session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Taught by a trained team of people who’ve been there, the program includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.
Our next class is being offered on February 7, 2017 in Antioch. Simply contact email@example.com, or leave a message with the NAMI Warm Line Answering Service at (925) 942-0767 to register. Flyer available here.
NAMI Basics is a free, 6-week education program for parents and family caregivers of children and teens who are experiencing symptoms of a mental illness or whom have already been diagnosed. NAMI Basics is offered in a group setting so you can connect with other people face-to-face.