NAMI Blog

NAMI Mass Helps Save Lives!

November 27, 2017

Officer Stephenson’s story and his commitment to ensuring people with behavioral health challenges live safe and healthy lives in the community exemplify the importance of NAMI Mass’ five-year-old Criminal Justice Diversion Project (CJDP). read more

NAMI Massachusetts Names New Executive Director

November 2, 2017

“We are delighted to have found a new Executive Director with the leadership, commitment and executive experience of Ms. Andes,” said Tom Scurfield, President of the NAMI Mass Board of Directors. read more

Join/Renew NAMI Membership Before the Rates Go Up July 1, 2017!

May 30, 2017

Join/Renew your membership today at Join: https://www.nami.org/Get-Involved/Join Renew: https://www.nami.org/Logon?returnurl=%2fMy-NAMI When you become a member of the National Alliance on Mental Illness NAMI you become a member at the National, State, and local Affiliate level. Joining NAMI increases the power of your voice to advocate for millions of Americans affected by mental illness and to fight mental illness stigma and the resulting discrimination. Some of the additional benefits of NAMI Membership are: Receive a free account on www.nami.org Receive the NAMI Advocate magazine Attend the national and state conventions at a discount rate Receive Online access to member-only content Receive the … read more

Laurie Martinelli Steps Down as Executive Director

April 26, 2017

“At our last meeting, the NAMI Massachusetts Board accepted Laurie’s resignation with regret and expressed our appreciation for her leadership during her tenure. Thanks to Laurie’s hard work and commitment, NAMI Mass is a solid, vibrant organization that we can all be proud of,” said Tom Scurfield. read more

Why the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Cannot Be Repealed

January 13, 2017

Many members of Congress are intent on repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), (Obamacare). NAMI Mass strongly opposes repeal and recently joined the Massachusetts Coalition for Coverage and Care. read more

NAMI Mass Is There For Allie And Her Family

December 4, 2016

Please make a difference and give as generously as you can. Thank you and best wishes for a healthy, joyful, and peaceful holiday season.

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