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

NAMI FV Annual Meeting 2024

One Voice at a Time: Ending the Silence on Mental Health One mother’s journey that led her to NAMI.Explore NAMI’s programsDiscover how you can get involved! Monday, June 36:00 pm Dinner7:00 pm Talk Avon Senior Read more…

Weeding through the Evidence

Cannabis in the Landscape of Mental Health and Addiction Treatments Wednesday, March 6, 20247:00pmAvon Free Public Library281 Country Club Road | Avon, CT Explore the complex relationship between cannabis and mental health/addiction treatments in our Read more…

Contact Us

Mailing Address

NAMI Farmington Valley
PO Box 479
Avon, CT 06001