NAMI Family Support Groups

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for parents, caregivers, and close friends of an adult with a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for parents, caregivers and close friends of an adult with a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences.

NAMI’s support groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

  • Free of cost to participants

  • Designed for adult loved ones of people with mental health conditions

  • Led by family members of people with mental health conditions

  • 60-90 minutes long and meets weekly, every other week, or monthly (varies by location)

  • No specific medical therapy or treatment is endorsed

  • Confidential

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IN-PERSON NAMI Family Support Groups

NAMI Family Support Group is a confidential support group for any adult with a loved one who has experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Participants learn they are no longer alone and gain a renewed sense of hope by joining a caring group of people who help one another through their learned wisdom. Meetings are led by trained facilitators who have a loved one living with a mental health condition

 

We are requesting leaders and participants be fully vaccinated and wear a mask for their health and safety, as well as to adhere to the safety recommendations of the facilities where groups are held.

Group meetings are held on the first Saturday from 9:00 to 10:30 am at Saint Matthew Catholic Church. Advance registration required.

McDonald Family Center, Room 101

10703 Wurzbach Road San Antonio 78230

Group meetings are held on the third Thursday from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Alamo Heights United Methodist Church. Advance registration required.

825 E. Basse Rd. Rm. W105 San Antonio, Texas 78209

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IN-PERSON NAMI Family Support Group for Veteran Families

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for adult family members and veterans with a loved one who has experienced symptoms of a mental health condition. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences. are welcome to join us with no judgment only respect and empathy.

We are requesting leaders and participants be fully vaccinated and wear a mask for their health and safety, as well as to adhere to the safety recommendations of the facilities where classes are held.

These groups are held the first and third Monday from 7:00 to 8:30 pm at Endeavors Veteran Wellness Center. Advance registration required.

6338 De Zavala Rd. San Antonio, TX 78249  |  Call Mary at 210-216-3125

What You’ll Gain

By sharing your experiences in a safe setting, you can gain hope and develop supportive relationships.
This group allows your voice to be heard and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met.
It encourages empathy, productive discussion, and a sense of community.
You'll benefit from others' experiences, discover your inner strength, and
empower yourself by sharing your own experiences in a confidential, non-judgmental space.