NAMI Collier County received a $3,500 grant from the First Horizon Foundation in support of NAMI’s ongoing mission to serve the people of Collier County affected by mental illnesses.
NAMI Collier County’s mission is to improve the quality of life for individuals and families affected by serious mental illness through education, support and advocacy. All programs are provided free of charge.
NAMI Collier programs include supportive housing; a statewide WarmLine for peer support; the Sarah Ann Drop-In Center, where persons with a diagnosis may visit five days a week with classes, support groups, daily activities, lunches and outings; Self-Directed Care; Health Under Guided Systems (HUGS) support for families with children with social, emotional or behavioral challenges; Peer Support programs; outreach; education and support groups.
First Horizon Foundation is the private charitable foundation of First Horizon National Corporation. Founded in 1993 to serve the communities in which First Horizon operates, the foundation has donated more than $100 million across its footprint.
NAMI Collier County will use this funding to expand and enhance free programming that reaches local individuals and families. These supportive services exist to improve the quality of lives of those served.
About NAMI Collier
NAMI Collier provides free mental health support, education, advocacy, and outreach to those affected by mental illnesses. NAMI Collier envisions a community where those living with mental health conditions can live healthy fulfilling lives supported by a community that cares. www.namicollier.org