News & Events
Millions of American’s lives are impacted daily by mental health conditions. As a way to show support, NAMI Sarasota participates in and hosts several mental health awareness events.
Participating in a local or national NAMI event is a great way for you to help increase people’s understanding of the complexity of mental illness. Through these events we can expel myths, educate the public and show support for the many people affected by mental health that are working to improve their lives.
Location: Center for Arts & Humanities
1226 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34236
Join us for an educational event with Trulieve, a Sarasota Medical Marijuana Treatment Center.
Location: Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium
1600 Ken Thompson Pkwy, Sarasota, FL 34236
Join us for our yearly event, Out of the Blue, which features a silent auction and raffle, catered food, and live music all night long. The money raised helps implement new programs and provide continued support for ongoing programs that directly serve those in crisis and those seeking long term support.
Links to Past Events and Event Photos
NAMI Sarasota County has teamed up with Carrie Seidman of the FACEing Mental Illness project and the Academy at Glengary to host a monthly social.
The social is for individuals, and family members, living with a mental health condition and looking to be more social with others that are experiencing the same life issues in a fun and safe environment. The social will o er a different activity each month, but will also be a place to gather, have a beverage and talk.
Thursday, June 13 6-8 p.m.
Location: Evie’s Mini Golf, 4735 Bee Ridge Rd., Sarasota
Join NAMI Sarasota County for this informative & educational symposium.
May 22, 2019
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Morganroth Auditorium at Ringling College of Art & Design
Tuesday, March 12th From 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Join us for an opportunity to hear the latest on education classes and support groups, news and upcoming events, advocacy, and volunteer opportunities.