Promoting recovery and improving quality of life
for Virginians with serious mental illness.

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NAMIWalks Virginia - October 8, 2011
Members donate their time to teach education and support across the state.
Our Resource & Support Center helps bring families living with mental illness together.
NAMIWalks Virginia - Changing Minds... One Step at a Time!
Sharing our stories with the legislature to make a difference.
Mental Health Matters!
NAMI members travel to Washington, DC to lobby for mental health.
NAMI members meeting with Senator Mark Warner in Washington, DC
In Our Own Voice
NAMI Family-to-Family Teachers: Helping to Support, Educate, and Instill Hope
NAMI Connection Support Group Trainers: Helping Others to Serve
Congratulations and thank you to NAMI’s Connection Support Group Facilitators
Executive director Mira Signer speaking at our Mental Health Press Conference about Closing the Coverage Gap for uninsured adults in Virginia.
Our speaker, Jennifer Miller, shares her personal story as an individual experiencing mental illness without health coverage and urges the Legislature to Close the Coverage Gap.
Congratulations to NAMI VA for receiving the 2014 Outstanding NAMI State Organization Award for its leadership in implementing the values, mission, and programs that are the flagships of the NAMI movement.

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Advocacy Day 2014 Mental Health Advocacy Day A Success!

Thank you to everyone who joined us for Mental Health Advocacy Day 2014 to raise their voice for mental health. More than 200 advocates from across the state came together for this important and inspiring day. Dozens of visits were conducted with legislators and legislative aides about the key issues facing mental health advocates this session.Read some of the media coverage here (Washington Post) Mental health advocates try to seize the moment in Virginia and here (Daily Press) Citizen-lobbyists speak up for mental health. 

Walk for Mental Health - Banner Year for This Critical Fundraiser   

NAMIWalks is the largest mental health awareness event in the state of Virginia. We had a banner year in 2013, raising more than we have raised in any other year ($200,000) and attracting more than 1,000 participants from around Virginia. NAMI Walks is a primary fundraiser for our education and support trainings and programs, which are offered free of charge, and helps to sustain our advocacy work as well. Thanks to all of our sponsors, walkers, and volunteers- we could not have done it without out.  Learn more here.


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