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Family Support

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Are you unsure of how to be a supportive family member or friend of somebody who has a mental illness? There are small things you can do for them — even if it just means learning about their condition. Learn more here.



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Did you know that NAMI has a book? If you are interested in learning more about destigmatizing mental health or want advice about how to navigate mental health, this book is for you, and all proceeds go toward supporting NAMI’s mission! 💙…


Crisis Line

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If you or a loved one is struggling with your mental health, substance use, or are suicidal call 9-8-8. You will be connected with a trained crisis counselor who can help you immediately. If you want to learn more about 9-8-8, click here.


Native American Heritage Month

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Today marks the official start of Native American Heritage Month! It is important to understand the generational trauma that is passed down and to offer mental health support if needed. Click here to learn more.

Warning Signs

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Are you concerned that a loved one may be displaying signs of a mental illness? Read these warning signs to determine how you can help. Read more...

National Hispanic Heritage Month

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Today marks the official start of National Hispanic Heritage Month! In the Yakima County, just over half of the population is Hispanic or Latinx with a rich history to be celebrated, make sure to educate yourself on how you can be an advocate for…

Diversity & Mental Health

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How someone identifies can greatly impact when, how and why they begin to seek help for their mental health. Culture, beliefs, sexual identity, language, race, and values are important touchpoints that help us offer support in every way possible.…

NAMI Family to Family Class Begins Sept. 20

The 8-week NAMI Family to Family Class will be held Tuesdays, from September 20 to November 8,2022, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the NAMI Yakima Office, 107 S 6th Street, Yakima WA 98901. This class is for family members and caregivers of those…

NAMI Homefront

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If you know someone who has a loved one in our armed forces, please tell them about NAMI Homefront. NAMI Homefront is an education program specifically for loved ones of military service members and veterans.

NAMI Connection Support Group Meets Online

The NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group continues to meet Wednesday evenings, 7:00-8:30 p.m. using ZOOM. Please register in advance here.