NAMI Homefront is a free, 6-session educational program for families, caregivers and friends of military service members and vets with mental health conditions.

Based on the nationally recognized NAMI Family-to-Family program, NAMI Homefront is designed to address the unique needs of family, caregivers and friends of those who have served or are currently serving our country. The program is taught by trained family members of service members/veterans living with mental health conditions.

NAMI Homefront

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    What You’ll Gain

    Recovery is a journey and there is hope for all people affected by mental illness. This in-person group experience provides the opportunity for mutual support and shared positive impact. You will experience compassion and reinforcement from people who relate to your experiences. Through your participation, you have the opportunity to help others grow.

    NAMI Homefront teaches you how to:

    • Manage crises, solve problems and communicate effectively
    • Learn to care for yourself, including managing your stress
    • Develop the confidence and stamina to support your family member with compassion
    • Identify and access federal, state and local services
    • Stay informed on the latest research and information on mental health, including posttraumatic stress disorder and substance abuse
    • Understand current treatments, including evidence-based therapies, medications and side effects
    • Navigate the challenges and impact of mental health conditions on the entire family

    What People Are Saying

    “You realize that he will never be the same having been through war. I learned how to treat him more as an adult than as a hurt child.”— Mother of a Veteran after graduating from a NAMI Family-to-Family class held at a VA clinic

    “We are still friends with everyone that was in the class. There’s always and open ear and an open heart and a shoulder to cry on if you need it.” — Father of a Veteran after graduating from a NAMI Family-to-Family class held at a VA hospital

    Sign Up For A Class

    Now offered online! We understand that attending an in-person class can be difficult for busy individuals and families. NAMI National now offers NAMI Homefront Online. Online classes meet weekly in a virtual classroom, so participants experience the same level of interaction and learning as traditional in-person classes. 

    Sign up for NAMI Homefront now!