Lake County's Voice On Mental Illness
NAMI Lake County Illinois is a nonprofit, self-help organization of families, friends, users of mental health services, and professionals. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for persons affected by neurobiological brain disorders (commonly known as mental illnesses).
NAMI Lake County Illinois is affiliated with NAMI National and NAMI Illinois, giving its members support, education and advocacy at the local, state and national levels.
Our membership's mission is to provide support, education, advocacy, and resources to those who suffer from neurobiological brain disorders - including their families. Meetings are open to the public. If you would like to attend an upcoming board meeting, please email us at: NamiSupport@hotmail.com
Incorporated as a 501c3 in 1986 as a membership and service organization by a group of dedicated family members and as part of the many new Alliances of Mental Illness Affiliates (AMI) across the country, NAMI Lake County Illinois is now a chartered affiliate of the country's largest grassroots organization supporting individuals with mental illness and their communities. NAMI, at the local, state, and national level work to educate and support communities, families, and individuals.