NAMI Family Support GroupsCare & Share family support groups provide support, education, advocacy and information to family members and friends of those suffering with severe mental illness. Each person has an opportunity, if they wish, to share their current situation with the group. Since everyone attending has or is going through similar issues, everyone can offer understanding and comfort. Often group members are able to offer helpful ideas, suggestions and resources. For more information please click here.
NAMI "Connection" Peer SupportNAMI "Connection" Support Group is available at different times and locations throughout the month. It is mentored by trained peers with lived experience. Allows the consumer/peer a safe non-threatening environment to meet with others for support within their peer group.
- • They find they are not along in dealing with their illness
- • It helps them associate with friends who may have similar interests and goals
- • and it also help them in their recover process