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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.

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NAMI Walks

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NAMI Walks: A New Day for Mental Health is a national event to raise awareness for mental health. It's also our biggest fundraiser of the year and provides funding for free, life-saving programs at your local NAMI. Learn how you can participate…

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LGBTQ+ Mental Health

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A 2019 school climate survey showed that 86% of LGBTQ youth reported being harassed or assaulted at school, which can significantly impact their mental health. If you or a loved one need support visit

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June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month

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June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month. Mental health issues are common in this community, and they can be especially difficult for youth. NAMI Support Groups can help if you're experiencing difficulties:

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Register Now for NAMICon 2022 "Together for Mental Health"

The NAMI National Convention is June 14-16. Actor, author and Mental Health Advocate Mayim Bialik will be a featured plenary speaker. Workshop Tracks include Advancing Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Mental Health, Engaging with Youth and…

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LEAP Workshop Scheduled for July 16

LEAP is a Communication Strategy designed to win the trust of persons who lack insight, in order to be someone whose advice they will follow. This workshop is based on the work of Xavier Amador, Phd. who wrote the book, "

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How do you Support Someone who is Self Harming?

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How do you support someone using self harm as a coping strategy? As a first step, show concern for their well-being, listen, and respond sensitively. Watch this video and read this article to learn more.

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Jesuit Volunteer Position

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We are excited to announce that NAMI Yakima has an opening for a 2022-2023 Jesuit Volunteer position. If you or anyone you know is looking for a Jesuit Volunteer placement in Yakima and is passionate about mental health advocacy, please share our…

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NAMI Family Support Group meets Thursdays at 7 p.m.

The NAMI Family Support Group meets online weekly on Thursdays from 7 - 8:30 p.m. to provide support and encouragement for family members of those with a mental health condition. Register at

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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.

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