Navigating the Justice System: What You Need to Know
Calling the Police
After An Arrest
Probation, Parole and Re-entry
Working with Your Probation or Parole Officer: A Q&A with Eilene Flory
If you are under supervision of a probation or parole officer, it's important to follow the rules and build a good relationship with your probation or parole officer. Our expert tells you how.
Coming Home: A Guide to Re-entry Planning for Prisoners Living with Mental Illness
Returning to the community after prison is especially challenging for people living with mental illness. Our new re-entry guide walks you through getting health care, ID, housing, benefits and other necessities to help you succeed.
State Specific Guides
Contact your NAMI State Organization for state-specific information. Here is a selection of state-specific resources for navigating the criminal justice system.
: NAMI California
NAMI California maintains extensive resources for individuals and families in jail and prison in California.