We have a variety of opportunities for volunteers/interns available, many of which take place at our office during our business hours of Monday-Friday, 9-5. We also have some community based volunteer opportunities in the evening or on weekends . Our internships vary by program and time of year.
Please note that we ask our volunteers to consider making a one year
commitment to working with us.
If you are interested in any of our opportunities, please complete the the Volunteer Application at the bottom of this page. You can save the word document below and email it or print and send it by mail.
NAMI Greater Cleveland, 2012 W. 25th St. #600, Cleveland, OH 44113
Please note that it may take some time to get in touch with you, depending on what opportunities are available. Thank you for your interest!
Art/Graphic Designer Volunteer Consultant
Assist NAMI Greater Cleveland (NAMI GC) staff members with updating and developing
professional looking, user-friendly templates that will be used to share information about
mental health and/or NAMI GC programs and services. Click here for the details.
Volunteer opportunities may include:
Newsletter & Social Media Assistant: Assist with compiling, editing, and designing
agency newsletter. Maintain our social media sites. Filled: wait list only.
Multicultural Outreach: Participate in community outreach and educational
initiatives. Prepare / research information for programming as well as
represent NAMI GC at community events.
Helpline/Receptionist: Field phone calls from family members, consumers,
and the general public. Provide support and resources as needed.
Board of Directors: Serve on NAMI GC’s Board of Directors. May serve on adjunct
committees as needed. Board Member Application
Clerical/Computer/Data Entry: Assist with mailings, stuffing envelopes, filing,
making copies. Assist with data entry in various programs. May help create
or revise flyers/agency documents and or maintain social media sites.
Help staff compile information for programs.
Speakers Bureau: Present information about mental illness to the community.
Share your story and what it’s like to cope with and/or care for a person with
serious mental illness.
Health/Community Fair: Staff NAMI information table at community events; event based and periodic.
Event Planning Intern: The Event Planning Intern will provide day-to-day logistics and planning support in helping to plan and implement NAMIWalks,
NAMI GC’s annual fundraiser.
NAMI GC offices are located at 2012 West 25th Street, #705, Cleveland, OH 44113, near the West Side Market and downtown Cleveland. Parking is free and we are easily accessible by public transportation.