NAMI Flagstaff raises awareness and provides education, advocacy, and support group programs for people living with mental illness and their loved ones. It is the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

Suicide Prevention Hotline 800-273-TALK (8255)

NAMI Helpline 800-950-NAMI (6264)
For answers to questions on mental health issues M-F 10AM-6PM EST



NAMI Basics is an informational program geared toward the unique needs of parents and other family caregivers facing the challenges of mental health conditions with their children and adolescents who are experiencing symptoms, with or without a formal diagnosis. 

NAMI Basics explores:

  • Basic elements of coping with mental health conditions

  • Brain biology and getting a diagnosis

  • Communication skills and crisis preparation

  • Treatment and connecting with others by sharing your story

  • Navigating the mental health and education systems

  • Self-care and advocacy

To get started:

Clink this link to and register for the online Basics Course. Then check your email for the link to open the course. You may exit and return to the program by using your emailed link to resume the course where you left off.

Please Note:

Be sure that you are using a laptop or desktop computer. Chrome, Safari and Edge browsers are supported. The course will not display correctly on iPads, Android tablets and smart phones.


Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Volunteer Your Time and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. It’s a great way to contribute to our cause, and every little bit counts towards paving the path for a better tomorrow. Get in touch with us today for more details about how you can help.


When you join the NAMI national organization you automatically gain membership in NAMI Flagstaff.

When you click the Join NAMI button you will be redirected to the member registration page. Don't forget to select NAMI Flagstaff as your local affiliate!



Our organization always appreciates the generosity and involvement of people like you, with every contribution going towards making NAMI Flagstaff an even better Non-Profit Organization than it already is. We want to provide you with the correct and appropriate information pertaining to your mode of support, so don’t hesitate to contact us with your questions.


“If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else."

Booker T. Washington


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