The National Alliance on Mental Illness offers educational classes, presentations, support groups and outreach and advocacy training across the United States, according to the organization's website, NAMI.org. Thousands of trained volunteers bring peer-led programs in English and Spanish to NAMI affiliates, churches and schools.
NAMI programs and support groups provide outstanding free education, skills training and support, according to NAMI.org. The organization offers classes for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents with mental health issues. These classes help individuals understand the care needs of their loved ones and build coping skills. NAMI also offers classes for veterans and military families and individual counseling and support groups for families.