NAMI of SWLA

Address

710 West Prien Lake Road, Suite 206
Lake Charles, LA 70601

(337) 433-0219

http://www.namiswla.org/

Date of Official Change:

March 24, 2016

AKA:

NAMI

Description:

The National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI) is a nonprofit, grassroots, self-help, support and advocacy organization of consumers, families, and friends of people with severe mental illnesses. ADD/ADHD, Conduct Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Eating Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Childhood Schizophrenia. Providing support, advocacy and education.

B.A.S.I.C.S. is an 6 week course that educates both parents and children regarding their specific issues, and the 5 basic forms of mental illness.

Family to Family is a 12 week course that educates families regarding their specific issues.

Mason d'Amis is a residential housing apartment complex started by NAMI of SWLA.

Information and referral specialists are available to answer your questions, furnish community referrals, and provide information regarding all of our programs by phone, in person, or by email. Our office includes a lending library where you may checkout books, magazines, articles, and DVDs related to mental illness.

Hours:

Monday-Friday 9am-5pm.

Intake Process:

call or email office for information
info@namiswla.org

Program Fees:

Member of the NAMI movement for contribution of $35

Languages:

English

Eligibility:

The organization is for family, friends and persons diagnosed.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

March 24, 2016

Volunteer Opportunities:

NAMI volunteers serve in the following capacities:
!€¢ as clerical and secretarial office workers
!€¢ as members of the Speakers Bureau
!€¢ as outreach volunteers at community fairs, festivals and other community events
!€¢ as trainers, peer education course teachers and peer support group facilitators
!€¢ as members of board committees (standing and ad hoc), task forces and work groups

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

710 West Prien Lake Road, Suite 206
Lake Charles, LA 70601

Contacts

Jessica Weaver

Primary Contact

Office Program Assistant

(337) 433-0219

jweaver@namiswla.org

Anastasia A. Armstrong

Executive Director

aarmstrong@namiswla.org

Phone Numbers

NAMI SWLA Main Phone

(337) 433-0219

NAMI SWLA Fax

(337) 433-1860

NAMI SWLA Warmline

(337) 433-2500

National Toll Free NAMI Helpline

(800) 950-6264

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

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