NAMI National Organization Contact Information:
703-524-7600 (main telephone number)
888-999-6264 (member services)
800-950-6264 (NAMI Help Line – call or text)
NAMI – 4301 Wilson Blvd., Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22203
NAMI New York State Contact Information:
NAMI New York State – 150 Broadway, Menands, NY 12204
Ellis Family Support Group:
The Ellis Family Support Group meets Wednesday evenings at 6:00 PM in Conference Room C-3 at Ellis Hospital led by Ellis Psychiatry Department staff. Attendees need to arrive a bit earlier to check in at the main entrance of the hospital and obtain a visitor’s pass before proceeding to the conference room. Attendees will need to follow the hospital’s current rules concerning masks and social distancing.
The Economic Cost of Poor Mental Health in the Workplace:
This link to Gallup Research includes articles about mental health issues in the workplace and possible employer or organizational responses:
Mental Health Empowerment Project:
3 Atrium Drive, Suite 205, Albany, NY 12205
MHEP is a recipient run, not-for-profit corporation organized in 1988 to develop and strengthen self-help and mutual support/recovery activities throughout the United States. There are several offices in the Capital District. Services are based on self-help, self-directed recovery and peer support.