What is NAMI Oshkosh?
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Oshkosh is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing education, advocacy and support to families, friends and individuals that require the necessary tools to help cope with mental illness. NAMI of Oshkosh networks with local crisis, law enforcement, social services agencies, and community groups.
Who joins NAMI?
Parents, friends, and mental health consumers join NAMI for the support it offers, along with the educational programs and up-to-date information it provides to people with a mental illness and their families.
What can family and friends do?
- Join NAMI
- Educate yourself
- Know the community resources that are available for individuals with a mental illness.
- Advocate for quality mental health services and against the stigma that surrounds those with mental illness
How can you help yourself?
- Seek help from your doctor, community mental health clinic or hospital.
- Contact NAMI Oshkosh for more information.