National Alliance on Mental Illness - Washington Coast Affiliate supports those working
towards mental wellness, their families and friends, advocates for mental health at local,
state, and national levels, and hosts community mental health education programs.
Grays Harbor Crisis Center
615 8th Street, Hoquiam, WA 98550
Cast from shackles which bound
them, this bell shall ring out hope
for the mentally ill and victory
-Inscription on Mental Health Bell
Mental Illness Touches Everyone
You probably know somebody who is affected.
1 in 4 adults experiences a mental health disorder in a given year.
1 in 17adults lives with a serious mental illness like major depression, bipolar
disorder or schizophrenia.
1 in 5 youth ages 13-18 experiences a severe mental health condition in a
given year. For ages 8-15, the estimate is 13 percent.
There are more than 14000 of our community members that suffer from a mental
Mental illness is a treatable disease like cancer or heart disease.
Mental illness is not the result of personal weakness, lack of character or poor
NAMI Washington Coast
PO Box 153
Aberdeen, W 98520