NAMI - Greater Des Moines
NAMI - Greater Des Moines


NAMI Greater Des Moines

is the local affiliate of NAMI Iowa and NAMI National. NAMI, the acronym for the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is a grass roots, self help, education, support and advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of individuals, families and the community on mental illness. NAMI welcomes anyone who shares our mission and vision. 

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Scheduled Education classes

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Golf Tournament click here

Newsletter - To see the most recent issue - click here

Workplace Mental Health Education Program 
click here

2020 Community Education Classes - Winter, Spring
click here

Critical Situation Cards for purchase by 
NAMI chapters, businesses and
 - click here

NAMI affiliates, businesses, and organizations
from around the state and nation can purchase
our critical situation cards and have them customized
with their logo and website information.  
     1.  Crisis Card - Do's and Don'ts
     2.  Suicide Prevention card - Warning signs and
          how to approach
     3.  Compassionate Communication card
All 3 are available in Spanish, too.  Purchase price
includes shipping costs.  If you need assistance   
at the card portal,
please contact our vendor -
Mike Larkin - 
Phone:  515-577-3750


Support Groups

We are here for you.

Learn more about the full spectrum of programs and services that NAMI provides across the country for people whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness.

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