NAMI Smarts

Grassroots advocacy is about using your voice to influence policy makers and make a difference. Turn your passion and your lived experience into a positive voice for mental health with the NAMI Smarts for Advocacy training. NAMI Smarts for Advocacy will enhance your advocacy skills and help you shape a powerful and personal story that will move policy makers.

The NAMI Smarts Difference

NAMI Smarts for Advocacy gives you step-by-step tools and the hands-on practice you need to feel clear, confident and ready to make a difference.

Make your voice heard. Join a training today!

This spring we are offering two free training sessions in which we will focus on how to tell your story and how to contact your legislator. These trainings are led by a NAMI certified trainer and will help you become a more effective mental health advocate.

Saturday, March 17 9:00 a.m.-noon – Cancelled
Saturday, April 21, 9:00 a.m.-noon
Training Flier (pdf)
The event will be held at the Good Shepherd Episcopal Church (3201 Windsor Rd) in the Education Building.
NAMI Smarts trainings are FREE, but RSVP is required. RSVP here.