Welcome to NAMI Southwest Missouri
Offering online and in-person classes and support groups to assist you and your loved ones.
Here We Glow!
NEON Night Run/Walk is NAMI Southwest Missouri’s annual event for Suicide Prevention. This 5k timed event and 1 mile non-timed event is a glowing experience with illuminating lights and neon glow.
Information on Covid-19
"We recognize that people living with mental illness face additional challenges dealing with COVID-19, as do their caregivers and loved ones."
You Are Not Alone
1 in 5 live with a mental health condition. So chances are you or someone you know has been affected.
Support & Encourage
If someone you know is struggling with a mental health condition, read more about how to support them.
September 22, 2020 By Marian Bouchot KOMU 8 https://www.komu.com/news/a-brighter-tomorrow-mother-helps-daughter-with-mental-illness-using-free-resources COLUMBIA- There are more than 900,000 Missouri residents who experience a mental illness each year, including nearly 200,000 who experience a serious mental illness, according to the state’s Annual Status Report on … Read more
Sep 9, 2020 News Tribune https://www.newstribune.com/news/local/story/2020/sep/09/nami-missouri-to-offer-virtual-mental-health-support-training/840669/ A statewide nonprofit will offer free training for families struggling with mental health concerns. The National Alliance on Mental Illness Missouri is presenting free virtual training for Missourians who wish to start mental health … Read more
Oct 5, 2020 NAMI https://www.nami.org/Press-Media/Press-Releases/2020/Join-NAMI-this-Mental-Illness-Awareness-Week-to-Raise-the-Voices-of-Lived-Experience Arlington, VA – This year we’ve seen the numbers of Americans impacted by mental health conditions on the rise as a result of the pandemic and more people than ever need help. In honor of Mental Illness Awareness … Read more
From Next Door To Across Southwest Missouri
Become a Member
Join NAMI Southwest Missouri and join a movement to inspire better lives for Southwest Missourins who are affected by mental illness. With membership, you'll receive newsletters and updates on mental health news, you'll be able to engage in discussion groups, and you'll have the opportunity to support others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.
Thank you for your generous tax-deductible donation. You are helping us provide support, education, and advocacy to thousands of people living with mental illness in Missouri.
Get In Touch
The families and members of NAMI Southwest Missouri are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness.