NAMI Southwest Iowa

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Anna Killpack, Executive Director
Main Address:
P.O. Box 31
Clarinda, IA 51632

What We Do

The National Alliance on Mental Illness Southwest Iowa (NAMI SWIA) provides free educational classes for caregivers and family members, establishes local peer to peer and family to family support groups, and works to increase community awareness and reduce stigma surrounding mental illness. NAMI SWIA is made up of local volunteers that are equipped to serve in their communities. We aim to serve nine counties in Southwest Iowa, including; Fremont, Page, Mills, Montgomery, Pottawattamie, Harrison, Cass, Monona and Shelby. At the national level, NAMI is a grassroots movement in 44 states and growing.

Interesting Info

NAMI SWIA serves the community in Fremont, Page, Mills, Montgomery, Pottawattamie, Harrison, Cass, Monona and Shelby Counties.
Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide and a major contributor to the global burden of disease. - National Institute of Mental Illness
Our goal is to provide educational opportunities, support groups and community awareness in each of the communities we serve.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Ending the Silence presentation leader
Repeats every day until Thu Sep 01 2022.
Friday, October 23rd, 2020
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Mental Health Advocate
Repeats every day on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until Sat Jan 01 2022.
Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Support Group Leaders
Repeats every week until Sat Jan 01 2022.
Wednesday, October 28th, 2020
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