April 2015
Treatment works, recovery is possible, there is hope, YOU are not alone!


The NAMI Salt Lake Affiliate is pleased to announce that they are partnering with our NAMI Wasatch-Summit Affiliate to start two new classes next month!


A Family to Family Class and a BRIDGES class will be held at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City starting May 6, 2015, and going until July 22, 2015. Call 801-810-6083 to register!




T hank you to all of our donors for a successful 2015 Love UT Give UT. In 24 hours we raised $4,177!!!


2015 NAMIWalks will take place on September 12, 2015 at Liberty Park, Salt Lake City. Sign Up!


May is Mental Health Month and NAMI Utah has a lot of exciting events planned! 


May 9, 2015  NAMI Utah  Hikes Southwest

Owens Loop Trail, St. George. More Information on the NAMI Utah Southwest Affiliate web site.

The hike starts at 9:00 am.  


May 16, 2015 NAMI Utah Hikes Salt Lake Affiliate   

Meet up at 9:00 am @ the Big Cottonwood Canyon Park and Ride - NE corner of the Big Cottonwood Canyon Road and Wasatch Boulevard. We will proceed at 10:00 am towards two hiking destinations: Desolation Lake Trail or Donut Falls, both at Mill D trailhead.  Donations to benefit NAMI Utah Salt Lake Affiliate can be made here.


We will be posting a Fact-A-Day in the Month of May on our Social Media pages, so be sure to like our page and share the facts to spread the word!


Go Green for Mental Health Month! Change your Facebook cover photo, make your Twitter/Facebook profile picture green, etc. Click HERE for tools to help you Go Green!

A new groundbreaking study from the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) shows that 
Utah has 15,312 uninsured people ages 18-64 with a serious mental health disorder who were projected to access services under Medicaid expansion.

Please contact your legislator and ask them to support Medicaid expansion. #mentalhealthmatters 

If your family member with a serious mental illness has been arrested, check out our new information on mental health court and incarceration. 

If you would like to speak with a NAMI mentor, please call our main phone number 801-323-9900, Monday through Friday  from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm  and 1:30 pm to 4:15 pm . More information on contacting us. 

NAMI Utah is looking for summer and fall interns