Becoming a member of NAMI will keep you up to date on advocacy issues and ways you can add your voice to the mental health movement. Every member makes NAMI more powerful and effective in supporting mental health causes. You will receive a weekly and monthly newsletter from NAMI DeKalb when you join. Joining NAMI makes you a member of your local affiliate, NAMI DeKalb, a member of your state organization, NAMI Georgia, and the national organization. When you create a membership, be sure to designate "NAMI Dekalb" as your "affiliate" and plan to renew your membership yearly.