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NAMI Tennessee Day on the Hill

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Cordell Hull State Office Building

425 5th Avenue North

Nashville, TN 37243

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Join us for NAMI Tennessee's Day at the Hill --- Tennessee State Capitol in Nashville

About this Event

  • Do you wish state lawmakers had a better understanding of mental illness and its challenges?
  • Are you passionate about having more prevention, intervention, and recovery services for Tennesseans with mental illness?
  • Do you want to learn how to move lawmakers to make changes by telling your story about mental illness and the road to recovery?

Join us for NAMI Tennessee's Day on the Hill !

You don't need to be an expert on laws or state budgets. You're already an expert on mental health challenges, and lawmakers need to hear from YOU!

You'll learn how to effectively and confidently talk with the state's top decision makers about about about mental health needs in schools, the criminal justice system, and more.

Please note this event is separate from the Advocacy Day hosted by Tennessee Association of Mental Health Organizations on March 10.

Tentative agenda (Central Standard Time):

9:00 am Networking and registration

10:00 am "Telling Your Story" -- grassroots training

12:00 pm Lunch (provided free to registered participants)

Speakers -- to be determined

1:00 pm Meeting with members of the Tennessee General Assembly

3:30 pm Goodbyes and gifts

Cost:

  • FREE for NAMI members**
  • $40 for non-members -- join NAMI now and get free admission CLICK HERE

**Mileage may be available to a limited number of NAMI members who live 50 or more miles outside Nashville. If you are interested, please click here to learn more and submit a request form.

About meetings with legislators

We will make appointments for you to meet your local House or Senate member and share NAMI Tennessee's list of legislative priorities.

When you arrive, we will provide you with the names, location, and times for your appointments.

If you'd like to make your own appointment, let us know on the registration form.

Attire:

Business casual, comfortable shoes for walking, NAMI apparel

Sponsorships:

We welcome sponsorships for this event. Please contact us at advocacy@namitn.org.

For more information, please contact us at advocacy@namitn.org

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425 5th Avenue North

Nashville, TN 37243

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