The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

As a grassroots organization, NAMI Austin relies heavily on volunteers to provide the diverse, life changing programming that we are known for at no cost to participants. We invite you to come learn about how you can be a part of the NAMI mission as a volunteer!

VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION SESSIONS

Join us for a NAMI Austin Volunteer Orientation Session and learn about the multiple volunteer opportunities we offer. All session are held at the Austin State Hospital Campus (4110 Guadalupe Street). 

Please register below for the session you will attend:

Wednesday, December 13, 12pm-1pm in Building 781, Room 415 – Register

Tuesday, January 9, 6pm-7pm in Building 626, Nifty Fifty Diner – Register

Wednesday, January 10, 12pm-1pm in Building 781, Room 415 – Register

Directions to Volunteer Orientation Session locations on Austin State Hospital Campus (4110 Guadalupe Street):

Building 626 on Austin State Hospital Campus

When you enter the campus from Guadalupe St., go straight and take the first right 

Stay straight on this road, and you will  see a sign that says Nifty-Fifty Diner on the left hand side

At the 4 way stop sign,turn left (Ave. C.) 

Take an immediate left into the parking lot. 

You can park anywhere in this lot and enter the building (Building 626.  This building is known as the Nifty-Fifty Diner and/or as the Canteen.)

Building 781 on Austin State Hospital Campus

When you enter the campus from Guadalupe St., take the first left (S. 3rd St.)

You’ll see some brown signage pointing you to the right for the Switchboard and Admissions.

Follow the sign and veer to the right. You’ll see a small parking lot with visitor parking spaces.

Building 781 is the 5-story building to the left of the small parking lot.

Park here if you find a spot, but otherwise, you can park anywhere.