A Road Map through the Criminal Justice System for Persons with Mental Illness and Their Families

Presented by NAMI Massachusetts, this guide is for people with mental illness, their families and their loved ones. In times of crisis, far too often families are uninformed and lose the opportunity to help prevent arrest, jail, and even prosecution, when their loved one is experiencing a psychiatric crisis. In these instances, what may look like wrongful behavior is…

Gun Control and NAMI Mass

THE JOINT COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC SAFETY AND HOMELAND SECURITY Read the testimony that was given before the Joint Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security.  They had a Legislative Hearing at the Wilmington High School on the 60 + bills submitted on Gun Control.  June Binney, representing NAMI Mass and the Crisis Intervention and Diversion Project, waded into…