Looking for support? Come and make important connections to others who:
- 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
Through affiliates around the state, NAMI NH offers supports groups to family members and parents who have a loved one with mental illness. If you have a child/adolescent with a serious emotional disorder, attend a Parent Support Group. Find a support group near you using the links below. In addition to the Family Support Groups listed here, NAMI NH also offers on-line support groups.
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.
Contact information listed below is intended for families and individuals so that they may connect with Support Group leaders regarding the group. Contact information is not intended for solicitation of any kind.
NAMI NH Contact: Michele Watson – Email or Phone 603-225-5359
|Region||Date||Time||Contact||Additional Group Information|
|Anywhere - Online||Wednesday - Each Wednesday of the month||6:00 - 7:30pm||Deb Urbanik||Registration is limited and required. To register contact Deb Urbanik and include:
-Relationship and age of family member/friend of primary concern
Instructions for joining this group will be sent via email
Summer meeting schedule: 6/29, 7/13, 7/27. August dates coming in late July.
|Anywhere - Online||Tuesday - 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month||6:00 - 7:30pm||Michelle Wagner||Registration is required and limited to family and friends whose loved ones are experiencing early psychosis and have a NH affiliation. Click here to register. For more information contact Michelle Wagner.|
|Concord||Monday - 2nd and 4th Monday of the month||7:00 - 9:00pm||Grace Scott- 603-565-2279 and Betty Nitchie||Meeting virtually, call or email for information|
|Derry||Thursday - 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month||6:30 - 8:30pm||Lori Wood - 603-490-0596||Meeting virtually, open to participants outside geographic region, call or email for information|
|Keene||Tuesday - 3rd Tuesday of the month||6:30 - 8:30pm||Sharon Stout - 603.357.5615||Meeting virtually, call or email for information|
|Lebanon/ Upper Valley||Monday - 2nd Monday of the month||5:45 - 7:45pm||Donna Stamper - 603.863.2621||Meeting virtually, open to participants outside geographic region, call or email for information|
|Littleton||Thursday - 3rd Thursday of the month||6:30 - 8:30pm||Ann Marie McParland - 603.846.5554||Not meeting at time, please call for support|
|Nashua||Tuesday - 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month||6:00 - 8:00pm||Norma - 603.882.6771 or Pam Burns - 603.345.5304||Meeting virtually, open to participants outside geographic region, call or email for information.
Nashua area resource guide
|Tri-City (Rochester, Dover, Somersworth)||Monday - 3rd Monday of the month||6:30 - 8:30pm||Shirley Varney - 603.332.6390 or Kathy||Meeting virtually call or email for information.|
|Seacoast||Thursday 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month||6:00 - 7:30pm||Phoebe Bischoff - 603-401-1677||Virtual Meeting - 2nd Thursday of month. In person meeting - 4th Thursday of month, Hobbs House Community Center, 200 High Street, Hampton, NH|