Parent Support Groups
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Attention parents/caregivers of children/adolescents who have serious emotional disorders.
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- understand the challenges you face and the opportunities ahead
- feel the same way you do
- have had the same experiences
- will help you learn new coping skills
- will share their successes and strategies with you
Groups are led by a trained facilitator who is a parent. If you interested in becoming a support group facilitator, please visit Leader Trainings in the education section.
Through affiliates around the state, NAMI NH offers supports groups to family members and parents who have a loved one with mental illness. Find a support group near you using the links below. If there is no parent support group near you, please visit the Family Support Groups page. In addition to the Parent Support Groups listed here, NAMI NH also offers an on-line support group.
NOTE: Please contact the group facilitator listed to make sure no schedule changes have been made. If you are unable to reach the facilitator, please call or email the NAMI NH contact.
Facilitator: Susan Allen-Samuel (NAMI NH) - Email - 603-225-5359, ext. 28
Location: Avery Center, 126 Pillsbury Road, Londonderry
Date: 3rd Tuesday of each month
Time: 6:00pm to 8:00 pm
Facilitators: Heidi Matthews - Email - 603.978.7872
Location: Frisbie Memorial Hospital, Rochester - 1st Floor Conference Room
Date: 2nd Thursday of each month
Time: 6:30pm to 8:30 pm
NAMI NH Contact: Susan Allen-Samuel - Email - 603.225.5359 ext. 28