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Lackawanna, Susquehanna and Wayne Counties' Voice on Mental Illness

NAMI Scranton & Northeast Region

Mental Health...It's OK to talk about it! BillboardNAMI is a nonprofit, grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses. NAMI is dedicated to the eradication of mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life of all whose lives are affected by these diseases.

Annual Evening of Hope Hope Grows Here Poster for Evening of Hope

NAMI PA Scranton & Northeast Region would like to thank everyone who helped to make this year's event a great success!

Dr Linda Thomas-Hemak headshotWe would especially like to thank our 2017 Honorary Chairperson, Linda Thomas-Hemak, MD, FACP, FAAP, President/ CEO of The Wright Center for Graduate Medical Education and The Wright Center for Primary Care.

For a full list of sponsors, please see our News & Events page.

Family to Family Education Program

Registration is now open for the NAMI PA Scranton & Northeast Region Family to Family Educaton Program.

See our Training & Education page for details.

Support Group Meetings

Scranton Meetings are held in the Advocacy Alliance Media Center, 841 Jefferson Avenue in Scranton, on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month, from 7:00 to 9:00 PM.

For more upcoming events, check out our News & Events page.

Help Bring Hope and Recovery

NAMI stands at the forefront of supporting those whose lives have been affected by serious mental illness, and is leading the way in transforming America's mental health care system.

Your gift helps provide vital support, advocacy efforts, awareness events and program trainings for individuals with mental illness, and their families in the NEPA community.

Your financial support is essential to this ongoing movement.
Simply put, we cannot do it without you.

Donation Type

For Donations in ‘Memory of…’ or ‘Honor of…’ please call the NAMI office at 570-342-1047.

Have you read any good books lately? Image of Book

Click here for a printable copy of a list of books that have proven to be helpful to many members of the NAMI PA Scranton support group who are looking for answers and assistance in dealing with mental illness as consumers and family members.