For Families and Caregivers
You’re here because someone in your life is living with a mental health condition. We’re here because it’s vital you know that you are not alone.
We’ve developed a supportive network in our community of classes and support groups at no cost to help you navigate everything from schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, major depression, and other mental health conditions. Every program is led by loving and concerned individuals who themselves have experience with living with someone with a mental health condition and who have the experience and training to help you as you develop strategies.
Family Support Group
NAMI Family Support Group is a support group for family members, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. Groups meet weekly, every other week or monthly, depending on location. Support groups are confidential and safe groups for families helping other families who live with mental health challenges. Facilitators of all NAMI support groups also have lived experience. Registration is not required; attend any group at any time.
Please note: only individuals who are caregivers or loved ones of someone with a mental health condition may attend.
NAMI Family-to-Family is an 8-week class for families, significant others and friends of people with mental health conditions. The course is designed to facilitate a better understanding of mental health conditions, increase coping skills and empower participants to become advocates for their family members.
NAMI Basics OnDemand
NAMI Basics is an online class for parents, guardians and other family caregivers who provide care for children and teens (age 22 or younger) who are experiencing mental health symptoms.
This 6-week class is at not coast and is led by a team of parents who have been through what you are facing.