NAMI Tennessee is a grassroots, self-help organization.
Mission: Enhance the lives of those affected by mental illness. Our mission is accomplished through mutual support, education, & advocacy.
Vision: To be the leading voice in creating a compassionate society where mental illness bears no stigma and individuals & families have opportunities for recovery.
Donations help fund the following educational programs for persons with mental illness & their family members: With Hope in Mind, NAMI Homefront, NAMI BASICS, Breaking the Silence, In Our Own Voice, CODE: Correction Officer De-escalation Education, SAFE: Safe and Aware First (Responder) Education, and NAMI Smarts for Advocacy.
In the photos, you'll see NAMI Tennessee awareness events, legislative visits, & program participants.