NAMI Scranton & Northeast Region
NAMI 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.
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.
For Donations in ‘Memory of…’ or ‘Honor of…’ please call the NAMI office at 570-342-1047.
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 p.m.
For more upcoming events, check out our Events page.
Quick Facts - A Mental Illness Primer
Education is a key component when dealing with mental illness, either as a person with an illness or as a family member. Click here for a SPECIAL EDITION of a NAMI Scranton newsletter that includes valuable information about recovery and myths and facts related to mental illness.
Have you read any good books lately?
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.