As a grassroots organization, NAMI Westside Los Angeles relies on membership funds, donations, community support, and volunteers. Below are ways you can help.
Become a Member
Walk With Us
Our annual NAMI Walks fundraiser brings together thousands of Angelenos and raises necessary funds for us to continue our work. Sign up for our email updates to find out about the next walk.
Volunteer With Us
We count on volunteers to assist us with our work, at all levels within the organization.
- Office and administrative support
- Data entry and database management
- Warm line operator support
- Information and referral specialist
- Events assistant
If you would like to get involved, please contact us.
Be an Advocate
Visit our Take Action page to find out about petitions and letters to sign, or other ways to make your voice heard.
Intern with Us
We’re always looking for interns in our office. Contact us to apply.
Help Us End Stigma
Mental health matters to everyone. Individuals, companies, organizations and others can all take NAMI’s StigmaFree pledge to learn more about mental illness, to see a person for who they are and take action on mental health issues. Take the pledge and help us raise awareness.
Share Your Story
Have a personal story or insights you want to share? Submit a personal essay or blog post for consideration, and answer our questions. Also, answer our Community Voices questions and visit NAMI California’s Community Voices page for more opportunities to share your insights.
Learn About NAMI for Nursing and Medical School
Are you a nursing or medical student learning about mental illness? Contact us if you are interested in attending a support group to learn more. Email us at operations [at] namila [dot] org or call 310-889-7200.