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.

Coming up Winter 2019:


January Peer Support Specialist Training:

 Thursday, January 17 through Saturday, January 19 and Thursday, January 24 through Saturday, January 26– includes a mandatory pre-training orientation on Monday, January 14th, 6:00 pm-7:00 pm. Please see our PSST section for more info about registering with payment or applying for free and the link to apply!


March Veteran-Specific Peer Support Specialist Training

 Friday, March 8 through Saturday, March 9Friday, March 15 through Saturday, March 16; Friday, March 22 through Saturday, March 23. Please see our Veteran-specific Programs page for more information. Follow this link to apply for the training: Veteran PSST Application.

***PLEASE NOTE: The March PSST is reserved ONLY for veterans, transitioning service members and their families. If you are interested in completing the general PSST, please review the info for our January and April trainings here***



Are you someone living with mental illness?

NAMI Multnomah’s Winter 2019 NAMI Peer-to-Peer education class will meet on Saturdays, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in Northeast Portland, from January 12th through March 2nd. Registration is required, 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 January, NAMI Multnomah is offering our Winter 2019 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 January 3rd to March 21st and the other meets every Saturday morning in NE Portland from January 5th to March 23rd! Registration is required– please call  503.200.2900 to register or for more information.


Do you have a family member or friend who is a veteran or military service member living with mental illness?

In February of 2019, NAMI Multnomah will be offering a Homefront class at the Portland VA. NAMI Homefront is a free, six-session class for family, friends and significant others of Veterans and Military Service Members with mental health conditions. This class will meet on Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. from February 12th to March 19th. Please call 503-228-5692 to register.


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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