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. The organization is affiliated with NAMI National located in in Arlington, VA.

Mission Statement

NAMI Arkansas offers support, education, and advocacy services dedicated to abundantly improving the lives of those affected by mental illness.

Vision Statement

NAMI Arkansas is dedicated to fulfilling the vision to achieve for persons living with mental illness and their families an environment that ensures quality, respect, equality, choices, acceptance, understanding, security and support.


of Arkansans have serious mental Illness


of donations are tax deductible


deaths by suicide in Arkansas in 2018


calls to our helpline per month

Thank you to our partners

NAMI Helpline

(800) 844-0381

24/7 assistance available

In a crisis?

Call 988 

or go to your local emergency room immediately.