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Make a Difference Where You Can

I’m been volunteering for the National Alliance on Mental Illness Fresno for four amazing months working hard to break the stigma associated with mental illness. In 1979 NAMI started with a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table and blossomed into the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization committed to providing support to those affected by mental illness. Continue reading “Make a Difference Where You Can”

The Power of Compassion and Kindness in Mental Health

 

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I served at the Walk to Fight Suicide by giving out NAMI resources and educating people about their services. Photo by Kyle Loflin.

I volunteered for the National Alliance on Mental Illness Fresno (NAMI) for four amazing months working hard to break the negative stigma associated with mental illness. NAMI started with a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table and blossomed into the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization committed to providing support to those affected by mental illness. Continue reading “The Power of Compassion and Kindness in Mental Health”

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