Multicultural Action Committee (MAC)


    NAMI Lexington’s Multicultural Action Committee (MAC) focus is in these areas: Outreach to the African American and Hispanic Communities through the Sharing Hope Program; Offering QPR Suicide Prevention, Gatekeeper Training; Outreach to the Hispanic Community through our partnership with the University of KY Human Development Institute—Migrant Farm-workers with Disabilities Employment Partnership (MDEP); Establishing a Community Presence in the Military Community and the LBGTQ Community. The MAC team continues to be recognized at the national level as leaders in cultural competence and innovative outreach initiatives that are critical to reaching communities that suffer extremely deep-seated stigma issues.