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
Groups are led by a trained facilitator who is a family member, parent or person with mental illness. If you are 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, parents or primary caregivers who have a loved one with mental illness, individuals with a mental health condition, or those who have lost a loved one to suicide. Find a support group near you using the links below.
Family Support Groups – for family members and friends of adults with mental illness
Parent Support Groups – for parents of children/adolescents with social emotional challenges
Peer Support – information on support centers and groups for adults with mental illness
Survivors of Suicide Loss – listing of support groups for adults who have lost a loved one to suicide
Online support groups – for a list of closed Facebook support groups.
Support groups for individuals who have lost a loved one to a drug overdose
Grief Recovery After Substance Passing (GRASP) Support Group
Location: Child and Family Services, 464 Chestnut St., Manchester NH
Day and Time: 2nd Thursday of every month from 6-7:30 PM
Facilitators: Lois and Jon Kesty
Contact information: Primary (1st) Lois 325-5211. 2nd contact, only if Lois cannot be reached, Jon 860-1877