Welcome to NAMI Multnomah!

NAMI Multnomah is the Portland affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and one of 1,100 nationwide affiliates. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals and families with mental illness through education, support and advocacy.

Learn more about our educational classes, support groups, community presentations, trainings and more here.

NAMIWalks Northwest

Walk alongside 5,000 others in support of NAMI and the individuals that we serve. We will all walk together on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 in an effort to #breakthestigma surrounding mental illness. Please know that your participation means the world to us here at NAMI Multnomah; we cannot do this without you! Find NAMIWalks FAQs here.

Register your own team here. It will ask you which NAMI Affiliate you would like to be associated with, please select NAMI Multnomah. This way, we receive 75% of any funds raised, with NAMI Oregon receiving the balance. You can then personalize your team page, coworkers and friends can sign up specifically for your team, and you can set your own team fund-raising goal. No donations are required to participate, but anyone raising over $100 will receive a t-shirt!

You are also welcome to join our Friends of NAMI Multnomah team. Anyone and everyone is welcome to join our team. Register for the Friends of NAMI Multnomah team here.

If you are interested in increasing awareness for another organization you may decide to become a NAMIWalks Sponsor. Please find the sponsorship package here. Please note the deadline for having your logo on the Walk T-Shirt has been extended for a couple more weeks! Please contact Executive Director Kerri Melda via email or at 503-501-2361 for more information about sponsorship opportunities.

Coming up Spring 2019:

Are you someone living with mental illness?

NAMI Multnomah’s Spring 2019 NAMI Peer-to-Peer education class will meet on Tuesdays, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. in Northeast Portland, from April 9th through May 28th.

We will also be offering a Veteran Peer-to-Peer class that will meet Thursdays, from 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. at the Portland VA, from April 18th through June 6th.

Registration is required for both, and classes fill up fast! Please call 503-228-5692 to register. Learn more here.


Do you have a loved one living with mental illness?

Starting in April, NAMI Multnomah is offering our NAMI Family-to-Family classes. Family-to-Family is a free, 12-session class for family, friends, and significant others of individuals living with mental health conditions. We’re offering two classes! One meets every Thursday evening in North Portland from April 4th to June 20th and the other meets every Saturday morning in NE Portland from April 6th to June 22nd! Registration is required– please call  503.200.2900 to register or for more information.


Be Part of the NAMI Multnomah Mosaic!

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