NAMI Homefront

For Families, Caregivers, and Friends of Military Service Members and Veterans

NAMI Homefront is a free 6-week course designed to meet the unique needs of families, caregivers and friends of military service members and veterans with mental health conditions. This program, offering education, support and hope, is taught by trained family members of service members/veterans with mental health conditions.

Recovery is a Journey

NAMI Homefront teaches that recovery is a journey and there is hope for all people affected by mental health conditions. This in-person 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:

  • Support your family member with compassion
  • Learn to care for yourself, including managing your stress
  • Identify and access federal, state and local services
  • Stay informed on the latest research and information on mental health, including posttraumatic stress, traumatic brain injury, anxiety, depression and substance use
  • Understand current treatments and evidence-based therapies
  • Navigate the challenges and impact of mental health conditions on the entire family
  • Manage a crisis, solve problems and communicate effectively

Registration

Registration is required for all NAMI courses. For more information about courses in your area, enter your zip code here or call the state office at 801.323.9900.

All programs start on time so we encourage you to arrive 15 minutes early so you can settle in beforehand.