ABOUT NAMI SUSSEX

NAMI Sussex Officers 2016-2018

Photo (from left to right):  Annie Glynn (President); Chris Orr (Secretary); Jeri Doherty (Treasurer); Christie Farber (Vice President)

Trustees:  Marjorie Strohsahl, Carolyn Magee and Ria Smith

NAMI Sussex is an affiliate of The National Alliance on Mental Illness (“NAMI”), a grassroots 501(c)(3) non-profit organization of volunteer advocates dedicated to improving the lives of persons with mental illness and educating and supporting the family members who love and care for them. NAMI is considered “The Nation’s Voice on Mental Illness.” Founded in 1979, NAMI now has hundreds of thousands of members in 950 affiliates nationwide. The organization works on the national, state, and local levels to provide programs and activities that make up the three pillars of NAMI: Support, Education, and Advocacy.

Mission Statement – NAMI Sussex is a nonprofit organization that provides support, education, and advocacy throughout the Sussex County, New Jersey area on behalf of individuals and families affected by mental illness.