NAMI SIX COUNTY
NAMI Six County is an affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Our affiliate is a grassroots, self-help support and advocacy organization. Members are families and friends of persons with mental illness.
· We care about the quality of life of all persons stricken with some form of mental illness.
· We advocate on local, state and national levels for legislation and funding to ensure quality community-based services.
· We work to remove the stigma of mental illness by educating the general public, and by dispelling myths and misconceptions about mental illness.
· We assist families of people with mental illness through mutual support and education.
Bonnie Burns, MBA-HC, BBA, CTR
Local Support group info:
NAMI Six County Mission
To ensure dignity and respect for persons with serious mental illness, improve their quality of life, and support their families.