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Mission Statement

NAMI Chesapeake is a non-profit organization providing support, education, and advocacy for people who live with mental illness, and their families and friends. It is an affiliate of NAMI Virginia and the nation organization, NAMI. The organization’s goals are support, education, advocacy and research. NAMI Chesapeake shall serve as a resource to the people of Chesapeake, Virginia and the surrounding geographical area.

  • Support: Members who live with mental illness and their families and friends support each other in coping with mental illness;
  • Education: Education is offered through NAMI programs and publications to members and to the general public;
  • Advocacy: NAMI works to encourage the provisions of support services, to promote legislation beneficial to people who live with mental illness, and to eliminate the stigma of mental illness;
  • Research: This affiliate supports medical research through the national NAMI organization; and
  • Resource: This affiliate uses and supports NAMI Signature Programs in Chesapeake and the surrounding area.

Description

NAMI Chesapeake is a non-profit organization providing support, education, and advocacy for people who live with mental illness, and their families and friends. It is an affiliate of NAMI Virginia and the nation organization, NAMI. The organization’s goals are support, education, advocacy and research. NAMI Chesapeake shall serve as a resource to the people of Chesapeake, Virginia and the surrounding geographical area.

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http://www.namichesapeake.org

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