Child & Adolescent Action Center
Child and Adolescent Action Center
NAMI's Child and Adolescent Action Center (CAAC) works to improve the lives of children, youth and young adults impacted by mental illness and their families. CAAC offers resources and technical assistance to families, child-serving professionals and youth and young adults. CAAC advocates for early identification of emerging mental illness and early intervention, along with a full array of effective services and supports in every state and community across the country.
- Mental Illness Awareness Week Activities
- Resource Toolkit
- Download the Mental Illness Awareness Week Poster
- It's Time to Speak Out: Tell Your Story for Mental Illness Awareness Week
Updates and New Releases
It's Time: Innovative Approaches to Children's Mental Health On June 4th, NAMI and the Cigna Foundation will host a forum that takes us from dialogue to action and focuses national attention on the need to adopt innovative approaches to improving children’s mental health. Please visit our site for more information and to view the livestream of the event.