WHO ARE WE?
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI-PA) of Luzerne-Wyoming Counties is part of the only statewide
organization comprised of family memebers, individuals with mental illness/brain disorcers, friends and professionals dedicated
to improving the lives of, and services to, individuals affected by a serious mental illness/brain disroder.
The grassroots symbol associated with NAMI-PA graphically represents the resilience and strength of our
NAMI-PA of Luzerne-Wyoming Counties is a non-profit, self-help support group formed by concerned local people
who have a relative or friend with mental illness/brain disorder and who are united by mutual concerns and hope.
ASK YOURSELF THE FOLLOWING:
Do you feel alone trying to cope with the problems of a family member or friend with mental illness/brain
Would you like to talk with someone who understands and who can give you emotional support?
Would you like to meet informally with others who have a friend or relative with mental illness/brain disorder?
Would you like access to information about illnesses, medications and current treatments?
Do you need information concerning the services available for persons with mental illness/brain disorders?
*NOTE: NAMI Wilkes-Barre does not diagnose or provide treatment services. Information
on this website should not be used as a substitute for the advice of a competent mental health professional.