NAMI Virginia’s ongoing advocacy work builds support for public policies to protect and improve mental health services, increases access to mental health services in the public and private sectors and supports effective recovery services for adults and children/adolescents with mental illness.
NAMI advocates to improve the lives of people affected by mental health conditions. From the U.S. Capitol to state legislatures to local city councils, the NAMI Alliance uses the power of lived experience to shape how our country helps people with mental illness.
You have the power to change how decision makers support people with mental health conditions. Find out what NAMI is doing on Capitol Hill and how you can become a mental health advocate, and then use this list to contact your local & state legislators.