NAMI (the National Alliance on Mental Illness) is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and their families.
NAMI Michigan’s purpose is to assist affiliates, provide support, promote education, pursue advocacy and ecourage research on mental illness.
The Justice In Mental Health Organization, Inc. (JIMHO)
The Justice In Mental Health Organization, Inc. (JIMHO), a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization in Lansing, Michigan, was founded in 1980 by individuals who are, or have been, consumers of the public and/or private mental health system. It is an advocacy group as well as a mutual self-help organization that offers a network of support to thousands of individuals living in the community. JIMHO, along with its twenty-five affiliated drop-in centers, has become one of the most effective consumer-run alternatives in the country.
Community Mental Health – Clinton-Eaton-Ingham County (CMH-CEI)
Community Mental Health Authority of Clinton, Eaton and Ingham Counties is a locally-based, public organization, created in 1964 with the purpose of serving the mental health needs of the residents of the tri-county community.