Who we are

NAMI Arkansas is a private, non-profit organization whose mission is to help people living with mental illness, their families, and the community. NAMI Arkansas operates a statewide organization providing and coordinating a network of local support groups providing support, education, and advocacy throughout the state.


We educate. Our education programs ensure Arkansas families, individuals and educators get the support and information they need.

We advocate. We shape public policy for people with mental illness and their families.

We support. Our toll-free Helpline (800) 844-0381 allows us to personally provide free information and support.

Donate Benefits of Donating


Calls to our Helpline per month


Deaths by suicide in Arkansas in 2018


of Donations are tax deductible


of Arkansans have Serious Mental Illness

Join NAMI Arkansas $5.00

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How to Contact Us

(800) 844-0381

Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

Imagine meeting someone who wanted to learn your past, not to punish you, but to understand how you needed to be loved.

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NAMI Suicide Support Group

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