NAMI Blog

Local program a model for Massachusetts criminal justice reform

February 4, 2018

Individuals with behavioral health conditions are vastly overrepresented in the Massachusetts criminal justice system, and at every stage of the judicial process, at great cost to the Commonwealth. read more

DMH Citizens Legislative Breakfast Series for 2018

DMH will host its annual series of Citizens Legislative Breakfasts in the coming months read more

Announcing Expedited Psychiatric Inpatient Admissions Policy

Expedited psychiatric inpatient admission interventions are available for all individuals boarding in Emergency Departments (EDs) for extended periods of time. read more

Important Changes to MassHealth Starting March 1, 2018!

January 5, 2018

Changes are Coming to the MassHealth Program! Starting on March 1, 2018, MassHealth will offer new health plans for you to choose from. Here are some ways you can get help with understanding health plan options. read more

YOU can make a difference by keeping your donation local and contributing to our year-end appeal today!

December 20, 2017

Make your online donation at http://namimass.org/donate/make-a-difference-fund read more

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