Our Mission
is to…


people with mental illnesses including children, and their friends and families.


and inform people with mental illnesses and their families about services and treatment available in the community.

Eliminate Stigma

by developing public understanding of the challenges of living with a serious mental illness.


for better services and treatments, protection of rights and research.

About NAMI Farmington Valley

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is a nonprofit grassroots organization working at the national, state and local community levels to improve the lives of people with mental illness and their families.

NAMI Farmington Valley, CT an affiliate of NAMI and NAMI-CT, was founded in June 2004, to respond to the mental health needs of the greater Farmington Valley community.


Upcoming and Past Special Events

Annual Meeting 2023

An in depth look at navigating the mental health system: A multidisciplinary perspective Join us for a speaker panel from the Institute of Living representing adolescent services, young adult, LGBTQ “Right Track” program, geriatric services, Read more…

Giving Back to the Community

CT Cleaninghouse in Plainville CT is Connecticut’s resource center on drugs, alcohol and mental health. In April, NAMI FV donated 20 books worth $550 to help expand their collection. Pictured here is Agnes Skowron, librarian, Read more…

Mental Health Awareness Clinic

Join NAMI Farmington Valley at this upcoming local event! Learn more about Mental Health, How to help, Where to go, and Who to call. When?Saturday, May 27, 2023 from 1pm-5pm Where?Open Plains Dance Studio, 15 Read more…

Contact Us

Mailing Address

NAMI Farmington Valley
PO Box 479
Avon, CT 06001