White man in classes and black baseball cap holding a sign that says NAMI Greater Mississippi Valley relies on volunteers to support its community outreach, education and support programs; as well as advocacy and fundraising efforts.

We serve eight counties in the Quad Cities area: Henry, Rock Island and Mercer counties in Illinois, and Jackson, Clinton, Scott, Cedar and Muscatine counties in Iowa.

Can You Volunteer?

We are currently in need of persons to:

  • Teach:

    If you have lived experience with mental illness, we are looking for family/friends and peers to train and teach our nationally-developed education classes. Open to previous graduates of NAMI Signature Education programs. MUST have lived experience with a serious mental health condition.


  • Community Awareness & Outreach:

    Let’s spread the word that NAMI helps families and peers through education and support programs. We are able to speak and exhibit in a variety of community settings including civic, faith-based, minority and health-related organizations.

  • Events:

    Help with NAMIWalks or other events NAMI sponsors. Raise funds, promote, or help with day-of-event logistics.

Please contact:  Angela Gallagher, Executive Director, execdir@namigmv.org 

Apply now: Volunteer Application Updated 2.22.18

Volunteer Policies & Procedures Document Requires Signature: NAMI GMV Volunteer Policies & Procedures. Updated 2020.10.2