In observance of the holidays, NAMI Multnomah will close at 12:30pm on Friday, December 23rd and will reopen on Tuesday, December 27th, 2016.
There will be no Family Support Group meeting on Monday, December 26th, and no NAMI Connection Support Group meeting on Saturdays December 24th and December 31st. Meetings will resume as normal after the holidays.
On behalf of all of our staff and volunteers, we wish you a happy and healthy holiday!

Due to flooding, NAMI Multnomah’s Administrative Offices are closed until further notice.

You may reach us through the HelpLine at 503-228-5692. Administrative staff are working remotely.        

Please note that the Family Support Group has been temporarily re-located:
  • Mondays 6:00 – 7:30PM 
  • June 13th – December 19th, 2016
  • TaborSpace Dining Room – 5441 SE Belmont


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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.

Upcoming Classes

All classes offered by NAMI Multnomah are offered free of charge, but pre-registration is required. Please call our help line at 503-228-5692 to register. You can now also  register online.

Peer to Peer Recovery Education  Class – an experiential learning program for adults living with serious mental illness
Saturday mornings in NE Portland for 10 weeks| 10:00am – 12:00pm
January 14th  – March 18th, 2017

Family to Family – For family members and loved ones of adults living with mental illness

Winter 2017

Saturday mornings in NE Portland for 12 weeks| 9:30am – 12:00pm
January 14th – April 1st, 2017
Tuesday evenings in SE Portland for 12 weeks| 6:00pm – 8:30pm
January 17th – April 4th, 2017
Wednesday evenings in NW Portland for 12 weeks| 6:00pm – 8:30pm
January 18th – April 5th, 2017
Monday evenings in Gresham for 12 weeks| 6:00pm – 8:30pm
January 23rd – April 10th, 2017
NAMI Basics for parents and caregivers of Children & Adolescents is offered 3 times per year.
Winter 2017 Dates TBD


Spring 2017
Tuesday evenings at the VA for 6 weeks | 6:30pm-9:00pm
April 26 – May 31
Registration is closed.
Online registration for the January 30th – February 3rd, 2017 training will open on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2017.

Mental Health Movie Night: Kubo and the Two Strings
Wednesday, November 16th 6pm at 
The Academy Theater 

Presented in partnership with:

Portland Community College


Flying Pie Pizzeria

Combat mental health stigma while enjoying a family-friendly movie!

Concessions benefit NAMI Multnomah.


The Academy Theater

November 16th at 6pm

7818 SE Stark St. Portland, OR 97215

RSVP by calling 503-228-5692


 Thanks to our Story tellers, Playback Actors and Sponsor’s for Last Night’s Performance!

We will be posting the film of the performance in a couple of weeks.

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Join NAMI Multnomah, Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare, Playback Theater Portland for a the 2nd annual evening of interactive community theater. This improvisational night will help break stigma surrounding mental health.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Curious Comedy Theater 5225 NE MLK Blvd

I Have A Mental Health

Let’s normalize the notion that we all have a mental health!

Taking care of our mental health and addressing issues at the earliest signs or symptoms ought to be no more challenging than addressing a physical health concern.

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