Welcome to NAMI IOWA

Someone you love has a mental illness. Everyone has NAMI.

From support groups and education to outreach and advocacy, NAMI IOWA works to provide the tools needed by friends, families and persons with mental illness of all ages.


For more information about the support groups available throughout the state visit our Affiliates and Support Groups page.


With classes available throughout the state and connections to resources that give you the tools you need, NAMI IOWA provides it’s members and their families with the education and tools that makes an impact in people’s lives.
* Family members – check out Family-to-Family Education
* Parents of School Age Children – check out Basics Education
* Persons with Mental Illness – check out Peer-to-Peer Education


Please take a moment to consider a donation to NAMI IOWA. Your gift would help us continue our work serving those with mental illness and their families. Click here to give today.


Save the Date
National Prevention Week 2014
May 18-24

SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) has announced National Prevention Week 2014 will take place May 18-24. This is an opportunity to reach out to your communities and educate the public on how to prevent many of the most important health issues surrounding tobacco use, alcohol abuse and mental health, including suicide. Click on the link below to access outreach tools.

Save the Date Prevention Week 2014