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Welcome to
NAMI Northwoods

NAMI Northwoods is an organization of families, friends and individuals whose lives have been affected by mental illness. Together, we advocate for better lives for those individuals who have a mental illness, and we offer support, education and advocacy as we do so.

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A Home is More Important Now Than Ever.

For someone with a mental health condition,
the basic necessity of a stable home
can be hard to come by.

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We recognize that people living with mental illness face additional challenges dealing with COVID-19, as do their caregivers and loved ones. Get help here.

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You Are Not Alone

1 in 5 live with a mental health condition. So chances are you or someone you know has been affected.

Support & Encourage

If someone you know is struggling with a mental health condition, read more about how to support them.

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Understanding Change

Mental health conditions are common in teens and young adults. Read more about what you can do.

Annual Advocacy Day 2021

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Your legislators need to hear from the front lines, not the headlines! Action Online is NAMI Wisconsin’s annual advocacy day.  It is your chance to speak directly to your legislators to tell them how they can help improve the mental … Read more

How Are You, Right Now?

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How are you feeling? We are often asked this, and we say “fine”, but this has been a difficult time lately and emotions can be complex. You may be feeling sad, worried, or stressed. It helps to stay positive and … Read more

Supporting NAMI Northwoods – Sweets on 3rd Holiday Gift Box

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Available through Valentines Day February 14, 2021 – percentage of sales will go to NAMI Northwoods.

Upcoming NAMI Northwoods Events

Upcoming Events

Tue 26

Family Support Group Meeting

January 26 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm CST
Thu 28

Peer Support Meeting

January 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST
Feb 22

Family Support Group Meeting

February 22 @ 7:00 am - 8:00 pm CST
Feb 24

Peer Support Meeting

February 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST

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Helping Those In Need

NAMI started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979 has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, we are an association of more than 500 local affiliates who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need.

From Next Door To Across Marathon County

Become a Member

Join NAMI Northwoods and join a movement to inspire better lives for Residents of the Marathon County region who are affected by mental illness. With membership, you'll receive newsletters and updates on mental health news, you'll be able to engage in discussion groups, and you'll have the opportunity to support others who are affected by mental illness financially and emotionally.

Get Involved

Thank you for your generous tax-deductible donation. You are helping us provide support, education, and advocacy to thousands of people living with mental illness in Wisconsin.

Get In Touch

The families and members of NAMI Northwoods are here to help! We offer understanding to anyone concerned about mental illnesses and the treatment of mental illness.