Home » Programs » Sharing Hope

NAMI Sharing Hope Program

More information about this
program from NAMI National

NAMI Sharing Hope is an education and advocacy program grown out of the knowledge that African Americans seek help from the clergy more frequently than from other professionals. Mental health issues are no exception. When dealing with mental illness, African American families often look for guidance, support, and understanding from their faith community. NAMI Sharing Hope works to provide:

NAMI Sharing Hope includes a practical guide to successful outreach, a scripted 60 minute interactive presentation, checklists, practice sheets, and other helpful materials to assist with outreach and education of congregations.

NAMI Sharing Hope Team

Individuals interested in bringing the Sharing Hope program back to their community must:

To learn more, check out NAMI National's website contact NAMI National directly at (703) 524-7600.

Call us:(804) 285-8264
Fax us:(804) 285-8464
HelpLine:1 (888) 486-8264
General administrative questions:namiva@verizon.net
HelpLine information & resources:info@namivirginia.org

PO Box 8260, Richmond, VA 23226-0260