Welcome to NAMI Stark County
NAMI Stark County offers life-changing opportunities to all whose lives are touched by mental illness.
One out of every five families in America has a member with a serious mental illness.
Two out of every 100 young adults will be affected by serious brain diseases between the ages of 18 and 30.
NAMI Stark County works to “Provide Hope for Recovery for Persons and Families Impacted by Mental Illness”. We are dedicated to improving the lives of persons and families in Stark County who have been touched by mental illness through NAMI public education and information; family and consumer peer education and support; advocacy on behalf of people living with mental illness and for the health of our community; and visible public events that raise funds and awareness.
NAMI Stark County, Inc. is an affiliate of NAMI national (http://www.nami.org/).
We are also a chapter of NAMI Ohio (http://www.namiohio.org/).
There are over 1100 affiliates like us that are spread out into every state with over 220,000 members strong.
NAMI Stark County, Inc. is funded in part by the Mental Health and Recovery Services Board of Stark County