Peer Support, Family Support, Substance Use Support and Other Support Options and Resources
Because of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), many in-person peer and family support groups have been temporarily suspended. Below is a link to a NAMI Mass online and in-person support group options that are accessible during this time.
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If you attend a NAMI support group or education program, please check with your program leaders and facilitators for the latest information about your groups and classes.
The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) may be stressful for people and communities. Fear and anxiety about a disease can be overwhelming and cause strong emotions in adults and children.
Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19 >> Click Here for more information on Mental Health and Coping from the CDC
Family Support Groups
NAMI-Western Massachusetts offers support groups at no cost to the public for family, caregivers and friends of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight and hope from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances. You'll benefit through each others experiences, discover your inner strength and learn how to identify local resources and how to use them.
To learn more call the NAMI-Western Massachusetts office at (413) 786-9139.
RSVPs are not required to attend.
Greenfield Support Group
Last Wednesday of the month from
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Location: Clinical Support Options, 298 Federal Street (across from Sandri Gas Station)
For more information, call: Daris at (413) 824-1044
Northampton Support Group
2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month from 7 - 8:30 p.m.
Location: Windhorse Integrative Mental Health, 211 North Street, Suite #1
For more information: call Carol at (413) 527-0532
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
NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups
A Vital Link to Your Community and A Key To Your Recovery
Talk to someone who understands ... someone just like you.
Thursday 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
NAMI Western Massachusetts Office, 324A Springfield Street Agawam
For more information at 413-786-9139
Mondays 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Easthampton Congregational Church, 112 Main St.
Contact Ellen for more information at email@example.com
A diagnosis is not required to attend any group. Anyone with mental illness is welcome to attend any group without prior registration.
***NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group Facilitators needed for the Franklin, Hampshire, and Hampden County communities. Free training is provided. ***
Please call the NAMI Western Massachusetts office for more details.
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