Last year, in 2018, was our most successful NAMIWalks event to date. With over 500 attendees, we reached our fundraising goal of $80,000!
Will you join us for our 17th Annual NAMIWalks event on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at Glasgow Park in Newark?
Who We Are - NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. NAMI Delaware serves individuals and families across the First State
We Educate - Our education programs ensure Delaware families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need. NAMI Delaware offers a variety of NAMI Signature Programs, an annual educational conference, and many special events and presentations.
We Advocate - NAMI shapes national public policy for people with mental illness and their families and provides volunteer leaders with the tools, resources, and skills necessary to save mental health in all states. NAMI Delaware advocates on behalf of individuals and families provide legislative advocacy and advocates for systemic change.
We Listen - Our toll-free NAMI Delaware Helpline allows us to respond personally to thousands of requests each year, providing a free referral, information, and support—a much-needed lifeline for many.
We Lead - Public awareness events and activities, including Mental Illness Awareness Week and NAMIWalks, successfully fight stigma and encourage understanding. NAMI Delaware works with the media, educators, healthcare professionals, elected and appointed officials and many more to raise awareness and shape policy.