Thank you for your interest in volunteering for NAMI Oklahoma!
We appreciate the hard work and dedication of our volunteers, who help us in our mission to improve the lives of individuals living with mental illness and their families.
Volunteer opportunities include:
NAMIWalks Oklahoma is NAMI Oklahoma’s largest fundraiser and community event of the year with over a thousand people coming together to learn more about mental illness, develop stronger ties with one another, and celebrate a beautiful day with friends and loved ones. Many volunteers are needed to help the day go smoothly!
The event will take place on June 1, 2019 if you are interested in volunteering to help during the walk or would like to serve on the WALK SQUAD (to help plan the walk and gather sponsorships) please contact for consideration.
NAMI Oklahoma Resource/Help Line
Respond to requests for information, referral, education, and peer support about and related to serious mental illnesses (requires individual and group training). Both regularly scheduled and back-up volunteers needed.
As Needed Volunteer
From time to time we need help copying and assembling training materials and mailers. If you have some daytime availability and would like to volunteer occasionally to help with projects please email
Marketing and Event Planning Intern / Volunteer
Working with the Director of Development and Marketing the Intern / Volunteer will learn about and assist with NAMIWalks planning, soliciting sponsorships and in kind donations, communications with volunteers and fundraisers, marketing, and social media. Contact Trisha Chapman directly for more information firstname.lastname@example.org
The following are opportunities specifically for those living in recovery and those that have a loved one with mental illness:
Become a NAMI trained speaker to educate the community about mental illness and related issues, learn more here.
Support Group Facilitator
Become a NAMI trained support group facilitator, learn more here.
Become a NAMI Basics, NAMI Family to Family, or NAMI Homefront instructor, learn more here.
Contact the NAMI Oklahoma office for more information.