Family Advisory Board

Are you 18-24 and living with a mental health condition? Or a parent or caregiver of someone living with a mental health condition? Become a member of NAMI-NYC Metro’s Family Advisory Board (FAB).

The FAB meets once every two months from 5pm to 6:30 pm at the NAMI-NYC Metro office, at 505 8th Avenue, at W. 35 Street.

  • The FAB provides guidance for those seeking family services, and develops strategies to strengthen the New York City family support network.
  • We are a group of young adults, parents and caregivers with experience in dealing with the children’s mental health system, who are passionate about making the system work!

Get your voice heard by becoming a member of the FAB. Let’s get families improved access to quality mental health care across New York City!

To find out more, please contact Karen Varano at (212) 684-3365 Ext. 203 or