NAMI Colorado

“The mission of NAMI Colorado is to build communities of recovery and hope by educating, supporting and advocating for individuals affected by mental illness and their families.”

VISION

(Who/What We Are Becoming)

NAMI envisions a world where all people affected by mental illness live healthy, fulfilling lives supported by a community that cares. 

To that end, in Colorado, we are building a lively, robust network of programs and services to support local communities to effectively provide advocacy, education, support, and public awareness.

OUR Core VALUES

HOPE

We believe in the possibility of recovery, wellness, and the potential in all of us.

INCLUSION

We embrace diverse backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives.

EMPOWERMENT

We promote confidence, self-efficacy, and service to our mission.

COMPASSION

We practice respect, kindness, and empathy

FAIRNESS

We fight for equity and justice.

HUMILITY

We understand there are things we don’t know.

SUCCESS FACTORS

(Indicators that Guide Our Decisions to Ensure We Succeed)

Build and sustain grassroots, local

connections to create diverse and inclusive communities of healing and recovery.

Create a durable business management system

that supports a healthy environment for our staff and volunteers and ensures quality program delivery

Deliver consistent financial results

that leverage our members and the national organization

Active advocacy

that elevates the voices of Coloradans to find pathways to eliminate the stigma of mental illness and advance policies that help people recover.

2022 GAMEPLAN

THEMATIC GOAL FOR 2022

Build our organizational capacity/Invest to help our Affiliates support communities under-served across the state

Mental Health Education & Support

NAMI Colorado offers educational programs designed to educate and support family members, friends and individuals affected by mental illness. We aim to develop skills to help people cope with the challenges of mental illness.  We advocate for the individuals that struggle day-to day and we believe these educational programs and processes work well together.  Many of these programs are offered by the Affiliate organization close to you.

NAMI Colorado Law Line

This service provides a FREE and confidential telephone consultation by a licensed attorney. 

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