New!  See our Dealing with Post-Election Stress page, and NAMI National’s Election Response Memo

NAMI Santa Clara County offers practical experience, support, education, comfort and understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and their treatment in Santa Clara County. In addition, we work with public organizations, private businesses and the media to increase organizational and personal knowledge of effective ways of treating the illnesses while advocating for increased research and improved services for individuals with mental illness.

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One down, one to go!

One down, one to go! On November 30th, the House overwhelmingly voted 392-26 to pass H.R. 34, which includes Mental Health Reform! H.R. 34 also includes language supporting CIT, mental health courts and investments to keep people with mental illness out of jail and in the care they need. Thank your Representatives who voted yes and tell your Senators…


BREAKING: Mental Health Reform – Tell Congress to vote YES

The Mental Health Reform legislation we have all worked hard on has been added to a bill-the 21stCentury Cures Act-that Congress will vote on as early as this week. Adding to our excitement, language supporting CIT, mental health courts and other provisions to reduce the involvement of people with mental illness in the criminal justice…


NAMI Santa Clara County VA Kiosk Locations

NAMI Santa Clara County and the Veterans Administration have partnered to create several walk-up kiosks providing on-screen and printed resources on education about mental illness and the services we offer. These are located at bay area hospitals and college campuses. Click locations below for directions.
NAMI Santa Clara Veterans Kiosk Locations
City College
West Valley College
De Anza College
Mission College
Veterans Affairs
Gavilin College