For Youth & Young Adults

Raise Your Voice

Raise Your Voice Clubs are dedicated to increasing mental illness awareness, inspiring advocacy and promoting acceptance.  Raise Your Voice Clubs:

  • Empower young people to speak up and create an open dialogue about mental health
  • Create a community that works to reduce stigma on campus
  • Promote acceptance for students living with or who know someone who is living with a mental health condition
  • Cultivate youth leaders around civic advocacy at the local, state and national levels
  • Develop youth leadership

NAMI on Campus

NAMI on Campus clubs are student-led, student-run mental health organizations on college campuses. NAMI on Campus clubs:

  • Raise mental health awareness with fairs, walks and candlelit vigils.
  • Educate the campus with presentations, guest speakers and student panels.
  • Advocate for improved mental health services and policies on campus.
  • Support peers with signature NAMI programs and training from NAMI State Organizations and Affiliates.