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.
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Great turnout for stigma-busting Walk-The-Walk 2015

See the Athens News article here .

Nami’s 2015 Speaker Series

For a fifth consecutive year, NAMI Athens and the Friends of the Athens Public Library are teaming up to bring the Athens community some really super speakers. This year we are co-sponsoring five events. Time: … Read More

November’s CIT training for police was a great success

From November 17th through the 21st NAMI was once again involved in Crisis Intervention training for regional police. With thirty trained this fall, the SE Ohio CIT committee has now trained a total of 310.… Read More

Minipark for Weddings

   The Dairy Barn Entrance to the Ridges Nature Walk. From Brush, Vines and Litter to Minipark for Weddings. For almost fifteen years, the Ridges Cemeteries Committee and NAMI have worked to beautify and demystify… Read More

New NAMI Athens Website

Welcome to NAMI Athens’ new website. If you are having trouble locating something specific, you can access the old website here.