FaithNet and Sharing Hope

NAMI FaithNet

NAMI FaithNet is an Information Resource for Faith Communities, Clergy, NAMI Members, Community Partners, and Congregations of all Faith Traditions working together to create welcoming and supportive faith communities for individuals and families affected by mental illness. FaithNet provides a wide variety of resources, including an e-newsletter, articles, referrals, handouts and webpages at

To schedule a NAMI FaithNet presentation for your faith community call 804-285-1749 or email

FaithNet facilitator: Colin Connelly at or 804-216-0450

NAMI Sharing Hope

Sharing Hope is a free, hour-long public education program featuring personal stories on recovery and hope geared at assisting African American faith communities to learn and investigate ways to support their congregations as it relates to mental health, an important element of overall health.

To schedule a Sharing Hope presentation for your faith community, please call 804-285-1749 or email

Sharing Hope facilitators: Don Ford, Pat Vaughn and Darryl Mathews