We are an organization comprised of families and consumers facing similar challenges. Find out more about the resources we have available.
We organize or work with other organizations to carry out a number of special projects in the region.
NAMI-Athens is composed mainly of folks in the Athens area whose families have been touched by mental illness. We have come together to help each other and our community.
Support Group Every 1st and 3rd Thursday 11/01/2018 - 12/10/2026


Memorial Day 2019 at the Ridges: Another Stigma-Buster

The latest Memorial Day Ceremony at the Ridges Mental Hospital Cemeteries was very moving. Read more .

CIT Training 2019

This November, NAMI Athens was involved in yet another successful Crisis Intervention Training week for police and other first responders.   More

Adam-Amanda Rehabilitation Center

Athens to lead the State with prototype post-hospitalization rehabilitation facility, the Adam-Amanda Rehabilitation Center. More

2020 Speaker Series

Once again NAMI will have some important speakers in 2020. More .

Important new techniques to prevent schizophrenia and treat previously untreatable forms of depression

In recent years, some very innovative research has led to remarkable new – and relatively simple techniques – to deal with two major disorders. First, very important to prospective parents who either suffer from or… Read More