• Monthly Speaker Night: "Coping With The Challenges of Mental Illness During The Pandemic From A Family Member's Perspective" - Ann Pruitt Shough

    Please join us on Zoom Thursday, Nov 5th in welcoming our speaker of the month, NAMI Urban LA Board Member Ann Pruitt Shough, who will discuss strategies, suggestions, resources, and coping with challenges of mental illness during the COVID-19 pandemic from the perspective of a family member. Registration is required to attend. We look forward to seeing you there!

    Interested in Mental Health First Aid Training?

    Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders. Please complete the interest form if you would like to request training for yourself, company or organization. Thanks!

    Message from NAMI Urban Los Angeles

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) and for the safety of our community, NAMI Urban Los Angeles has cancelled all our in-person education classes, support groups, meetings, and events until further notice. Our office will also be closed during this time but are still accepting calls and emails as forms of contact. We understand this time may be challenging for many especially those with mental health challenges. If you're in need of mental health resources, please visit our Resources page. Thank you and please continue to stay safe & informed and take care of yourselves & loved ones.

    See what Events are Happening in the community

    During this pandemic, many organizations, groups, and people in general have found creative ways to bring community together via online events. Check out our community events page to see what events you'd like to support and enjoy!

    NAMI Family Support Group online via Zoom

    Our NAMI Family Support Group is held the 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month on Zoom. Please view our virtual calendar below for dates & times. Registration is required, and each session is limited to "10" participants.

    NAMI Connection Support Group online via Zoom

    NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for any adult who has experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. You will gain insight from hearing the challenges and successes of others, and the groups are led by trained leaders who've been there. Held every Wednesday of the month on Zoom... registration is required.

    Want to Support NAMI Urban Los Angeles?

    Your monetary contribution will help us continue our mission in supporting our community, individuals, and families affected by mental illness. Thank you for making a difference and helping our organization grow!

    Transition Age Youth (TAY)

    NAMI Urban LA offers goal planning, supported education, supported employment, health and wellness classes, peer mentoring and social activities for Transition Age Youth (TAY).

  • Virtual Support Groups, Classes & Events Calendar

    Until it is safe to return to our in-person programs & events, NAMI Urban Los Angeles will be offering virtual support groups (English & Spanish), classes, and events online using Zoom. To join a Zoom meeting, click the meeting on the below calendar you wish to attend and complete the registration or interest form. Once registration has been approved, you'll be emailed the Zoom meeting invitation. If this is your 1st time using Zoom and want to learn how to join a meeting & how Zoom works, click here.

  • "NAMI Urban LA" SpotLight

    Highlighting the work, stories, and people of NAMI Urban Los Angeles!

    NAMI California Personal Stories

    Interview with Harold Turner

    Executive Director of NAMI Urban LA

    Mental Health America's Facebook Live:

    Bebe Moore Campbell and the History of National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

    Featuring Ellis Gordon Jr., NAMI Urban LA Board Member & Treasurer

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