National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)--Northwest Suburban
PO Box 1778
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Phone: 847-899-0195 (HelpLine)
Contact: Star Roberts (local contact)
Meetings: Family Support Group, 3rd Wednesdays, 7PM; Board meetings, 2nd Wednesdays, 7PM; Educational Meetings (speakers), 4th Wednesdays, 7:00PM (except July, August, Nov, and Dec.). Connections for Recovery Group meets Mondays at 7PM.
Meeting Address: Alexian Brothers Center for Mental Health, 3436 N. Kennicott, Arlington Heights, IL
Cost: Membership, $35/yr. "Open Door" fee $3/year for those whose funds are limited at present. However, groups and meetings are free.
Wheelchair Access: yes
Publications: Quarterly Newsletter. State Newsletter, National Magazine
E-mail: [email protected]

Updated: 10/2/2012

Description: NAMI-Northwest Suburban is dedicated to the welfare of persons with serious mental illness and to the support of their families. We provide and promote public education to eliminate discrimination and the stigma of mental illness. IN OUR OWN VOICE Public Education Program, a 60-90 minute presentation, may be arranged for community groups. Illinois state office: 218 W. Lawrence, Springfield, IL 62704, Tel. (217) 522-1403 In addition to the our local website, you are invited to visit our state webside ( and our national website at: