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Welcome to
NAMI Contra Costa

NAMI Contra Costa's
General Meeting

Join us every 3rd Thursday on Zoom for our General Meeting.

Visit Our News & Information Page

View our new News & Information page for the lates news, upcoming events, and projects.

New Office Hours

The NAMI Contra Costa office will open starting Monday, July 5, 2022. We will be open 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM, Mondays through Friday. Please click the link below for more information.

NAMI Contra Costa's Groups on Zoom

Most of our groups and classes are on Zoom. Join one today!

Zoom Groups & Classes

Save the Date!

A Special Community Healing Event!

Saturday October 8, 2022, From 2 PM to 6 PM, Todos Santos Park, Downtown Concord

A day in the park reconnecting and healing through music as we celebrate Gigi’s 60th Birthday!

We will share critical information on 988 (previously the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline) and share update s on AB988 (The Miles Hall Lifeline Act)

You can donate $9.88, $98.89, $988 or even $9,880 to celebrate Gigi's birthday and continue the work we at NAMI CC do to support those in need and avoid a crisis. Donations can be recieved by donating via PayPal or by check to NAMI Contra Costa, 2151 Salvio St, Ste. V, Concord, CA, 94520. Please write "988" in the memo area.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Gigi Crowder at 510-990-2670 or by email at

Visit our 988/Gigi's birthday webpage for more information about the event and 988. Alsoi, you can donate via our fundraising page here:
If you prefer, you can also donate via PayPal below or check.

Donate Online

Donate By Mail

You can mail your contribution to:

NAMI Contra Costa
2151 Salvio St, Ste V.
Concord, CA 94520

Please write "988" in the memo line so we may add it to this events account. 

NAMI Contra Costa County
Welcome to NAMI Contra Costa

Support. Educate. Advocate

Mission Statement - To provide support, outreach, education and advocacy to individuals living with and families affected by mental illness.

NAMI Contra Costa is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization providing outreach, education, support and advocacy to families and individuals in need of help dealing with mental illness. 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 Contra Costa is an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. We are unique in our independence with long history of helping families/loved of those affected by mental illness along with individuals living with mental illness.

View our latest General Meeting.

Save the Date!

NAMI Contra Costa New Office Hours

Starting Monday, June 13, 2022

The NAMI Contra Costa will be opened starting Monday, June 13, 2022. We will be open Monday through Friday, from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. We will be inacting safety protocols such as mandatory masks, social distancing and temperature taking. This is for your safety as well as for our staff.

Our groups will still be held on Zoom (please visit our Zoom page for our listing of online groups). Also, some of our groups will start being hybrid Zoom/in-person groups. To find out if your group is going to be in-person, please contact the group leader.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 925.942.0767 or email us at

Special Announcement About the ADA

NAMI CC's webiste now has the tools to be ADA compliant!

NAMI Contra Costa has always strived to be inclusive. One area that has always been difficult is the website. Many people have unique visual needs to that make their web viewing difficult. With the help of Accessible, we can now have the tools to make our website easier for them.

In the lower right-hand corner of your browser window, click the blue circle with the person in it. In the pop-up window, you can now choose how to change the website setting that best suits you. There are many options to choose from, including: 

  • Seizure Safe Profile
  • Cognitive Disability Profile
  • Adjust Font Size
  • Adjust the Contrast
  • Use A Magnifier 
  • And Much More!
Should you have any questions about using this feature, please email Sean Kleen at

NAMI Contra Costa Classes

Mental Health
Crash Course

Held EVERY Wednesday starting from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. The Mental Health Crash Course's seminar acts as an orientation to the mental health field.

Visit the Mental Health Crash Course webiste to learn more about this unique class.

Family to Family

NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. Our Family to Family classes are being held in three languages: English, Mandarin and Spanish. Due to Covid-19, all three classes are being held on Zoom.

For more information the class, click on the NAMI Family to Family button below. Contact infomation for each language can be found there.

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is a free, six-session program designed for parents and other family caregivers of children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral difficulties. Our Basics classes are being held in three languages: English, Mandarin and Spanish. Due to Covid-19, all three classes are being held on Zoom.

For more information the class, click on the NAMI Basics button below. Contact infomation for each language can be found there.

NAMI Peer to Peer

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 8-session educational program for adults with mental illness who are looking to better understand their condition and journey toward recovery. Our Peer to Peer classes are being held in English. Due to Covid-19, all classes are currently on hold.

For more information the class, click on the NAMI Peer to Peer button below. Contact infomation can be found there.

Do You Need Help?

NAMI Contra Costa is here for you.  If you need help finding mental health support for yourself or a loved one, contact us and we will work with you to get the support you need. You can contact us via phone at (925) 942-0767 or via email at You can also visit our Contact Us page to learn to contact us through our contact form by clicking the link below.

NAMI Contra Costa recognizes that with the Covid-19 pandemic, the need for support is great. That is why most of our support groups are now on Zoom. Please check the calendar to the right and see what groups are going on. While most NAMI CC groups are online, there are some non-NAMI CC groups that are not. Please contact them for more details.

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Groups & Services

Become Involved Today!


NAMI CC relies on volunteers to help with meetings, the office, fundraising and many other activities. If your want to volunteer, contact us today!


Donate Online

There has never been a fee from NAMI Contra Costa for its groups and programs. We rely on the generousity of the community to keep our doors open.


When you fill out the online form, please add your mailing address to the "Additional Note" box and we will send you a thank you note for tax purposes


Join Us

Become a member of NAMI Contra Costa today. Receive our monthly newsletter, check books out from our library and get state and national memberships as well.


Remember, by joining, you not only keep our groups and services running, it's tax deductible.


Via Mail

For those who prefer to donate or join us via check or money order, please make it out to NAMI Contra Costa and mail it to:

NAMI Contra Costa
2151 Salvio St, Ste V
Concord, CA 94520

When you donate or join, you help keep our groups and services running. Plus it's tax deductible.

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