National Alliance on
Mental Illness Southern Arizona

We are NAMI,
National Alliance
on Mental Illness
Southern AZ

Find help.


Find hope.

Help & Hope

NAMI Southern AZ provides help & hope for those affected by mental illness & their loved ones.

Find Help

* CALL a crisis line.
* JOIN a support group.
* ATTEND free programs.
* READ free resources.

Give Help

* DONATE a little or a lot
* VOLUNTEER your time.
* JOIN our membership.
* PLAN your giving.

1 in 5 adults and youth experience mental illness

You’re not alone. Contact NAMI Southern Arizona to take the first step towards help and support. There is hope.

Mental health problems are very common. One in five American adults and youth are affected, so someone you know and care about suffers from a mental illness. With your help, NAMI Southern Arizona, serving the Tucson community since 1983, provides mental health advocacy, education and support to people in our community with mental illness and their loved ones. Mental illness is like any other disease, with proper care, it can be treated and managed, and recovery is possible.

Our Client Stories

In their own words

Listen to our client testimonials how NAMI programs provided help and support, and gave so many hope.

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Rita's Story

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Latest NAMI News & Events

News & Events

General News

Update on Office Hours, Programs and Services

While we get through the crisis that has been created by the COVID-19 pandemic, be assured that we are here for you. For the health and safety of all involved, our office is now closed to the public until it

Events

Donation Page for NAMIWalks is Still Open

Our 2020 NAMIWalks Virtual Walk Your Way ended May 30, but our donation webpage is still open until the end of July. Our goal was to reach $150,000 in donations and we’re 85% of the way there! You can go

General News

Meet Christina Bickelmann: New Executive Director

The Board of Directors of the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Southern Arizona (NAMI SA) is happy to announce that Christina Bickelmann was appointed to the position of Executive Director on April 16. Prior to this appointment, Ms. Bickelmann

General News

June is LGBTQ Pride Month

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month (LGBT Pride Month) is celebrated annually in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall riots, and works to achieve equal justice and equal opportunity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) Americans. In