National Alliance on Mental
Illness of McHenry County (NAMI-MC) is a
non-profit, volunteer-based organization dedicated to
improving the lives of people who are affected by
offer an array of free
programs and services,
including self-help groups, family
and community education, and advocacy.
NAMI-MC is an affiliate of NAMI,
a non-profit organization with more than 210,000
members in all fifty states. NAMI
support and education programs are organized by our
volunteer staff who are specially trained and
certified. There is no fee to participate.
We hope that you
will join us for one of the many opportunities we
offer. You will find support in an atmosphere
of mutual respect and understanding of what you
confront when you, or someone you love, has a mental
illness. We understand, because we have
experienced it ourselves and joyfully share what we
have learned with you.
are not alone.
If you have questions regarding mental health issues or services, desire
more information about our programs or membership,
or have an interest in volunteering with NAMI-MC,
please contact Cindy at our office:
(815) 308-0851, or E-mail
We are on FaceBook!
Our offices and library are located at
620 Dakota Street,
IL. Please drop by to say hello and browse our
you or a loved one are in
the 24 hour McHenry County Crisis Line
Use this link
Get Involved with NAMI
to learn more about our current volunteer
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- DECEMBER CALENDAR
To all the walkers, runners, teams, members working
behind the scenes, sponsors, and
contributors who made the 2011 Walk a
5k Walk/Run for Mental Health Awareness
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Veteran Acres Park
431 N Walkup Road
Crystal Lake, IL
Save the Date!
LIBRARY BOOK LIST
We have 500 books in our library at the
Crystal Lake office for use by NAMI-MC members.
Check the titles
Check out our monthly Education and Support
NAMI-MC can help you, or
someone you love.
Help support our programs by becoming a
member of NAMI. As a member, you also have
access to NAMI national and local resources,
including newsletters and our library.
NETWORK of CARE
Use this link to
access the latest
information. Resources available in McHenry County and
nationally are available on this comprehensive website