NAMI Western Massachusetts Free Support Groups

(For peer-to-peer support groups, please scroll down.)

Support Groups For Family and Friends

 NAMI offers support groups at no cost for family members or friends of people who are struggling with mental illness.

To learn more call your local office at (413) 786-9139.

RSVPs are not required to attend.



Agawam Support Group - On Hiatus

LAST Monday of the month from 6 to 8 p.m.

Location: NAMI Western Massachusetts Office: 324A Springfield Street

For more information: Call Jean at (413) 374-9185


Northampton Support Group

2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.

Location: Windhorse Integrative Mental Health, 211 North St. Suite #1

For more information: Call Carol at (413) 527-0532


Greenfield Support Group

Last Wednesday of the month from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  

Location: Clinical Support Options, 1 Arch Place with well-lit parking area.

For more information call: Daris at 413-824-1044


Orange Support Group

Second Wednesday of the month from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Location: Quabbin House, 25 West Main Street

For more information: call Jen or Rich at (978) 544-1859


Springfield Support Group

Last Wednesday of the month from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Location: BHN 417 Liberty Street, Springfield, MA 01104

For more information: call Bernice at (413) 596-5059



Peer-to-Peer Support Groups

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  Agawam - Tuesdays from 2:30-4:00 p.m.

  324A Springfield St. (NAMI-WM Main Office)

  Call for more information at 413-786-9139


 Palmer - Thursdays 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

         Baystate Wing, 40 Wright St,   Conference Room B

         Call Sarah 413-782-4926


 Easthampton - Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 p.m.

         Easthampton Congregational Church, 112 Main St.

         Call Ellen for more information at 413-923-8481


***NAMI Connection Peer Support Group Facilitators needed for the Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden County communities. Free training is provided. ***


A diagnosis is not required to attend any group. Anyone with mental illness is welcome to attend any group without prior registration.

The National Alliance on Mental Illness of Western Massachusetts

324A Springfield Street, Agawam, MA 01001-1512
(413) 786-9139, or e-mail

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