Our mission is to improve the quality of life for people with mental illness and their families through support, education, and advocacy. We are one of more than 1,100 local affiliates of the National Alliance on Mental Illness – focused directly on helping people in Multnomah County, Oregon.

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Parenting phone support group


NAMI would like to inform you of the Department of Justice Agreement with the City of Portland and the City Police Department.  There will be a fairness hearing on February 18, 2014 at 9am at the Federal Courthouse.  See the letter here to Judge Michael Simon.

NAMI Multnomah advocates for stronger support for the Independent Police Review in this letter to the commissioners and mayor of Portland.  NAMI asks for procedures to properly investigate complaints by citizens regarding incidents with police officers and loved ones who are in a mental health crises.

Our next Family to Family and Peer to Peer classes are coming up soon!  Call early, classes fill up fast!

All classes offered by NAMI Multnomah are offered free of charge, but preregistration is required. Please call our help line at 503-228-5692 with questions, to register or you can now register online.

Family to Family Classes

Thursday evenings in North Portland
Sept. 4 – Nov. 20
Saturday mornings in NE Portland
Sept. 6 – Nov. 22
Tuesday evenings at the VA Medical Center
Sept. 9 – Dec. 9 (optional 13th week on PTSD)

Peer to Peer Recovery Education Class

Saturday mornings in NE Portland
Sept. 20 – Nov. 22
Thursday afternoons in NE Portland
(waitlist only – call to be placed on waitlist)
July 10 – Sept. 11

NorthStar’s affiliation with Luke-Dorf, Inc.

NorthStar has the same location and great people but they are affiliated with Luke-Dorf, Inc.

For more information..

Our Community Partners — thank you for your support!

Family Care Swanson, Thomas, Coon & Newton Attorneys at Law

Western Psychological Counseling Services

Spirit Mountain Community Fund

To see more community partners… click here!

People with Mental Illness Enrich Our Lives

Abraham Lincoln ~ Catherine Zeta Jones ~ John Nash ~ Ernest Hemingway

Lionel Aldridge ~ Carrie Fisher ~ Ludwig van Beethoven ~ Patty Duke

Harrison Ford ~ Kurt Cobain ~ Vincent Van Gogh ~ Winston Churchill ~

Michelangelo ~ Charles Dickens ~ Brandon Marshall ~ Macy Gray ~ Patrick J. Kennedy


Contact Us

NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Fax: 503.235.8959
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Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm