Support Groups

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All programs are FREE of charge and open to the public.

Visit our Event Calendar to view a schedule of our upcoming Meetings and Events.

Non-Emergency: NAMI-CT Helpline 1-800-215-3021 (M-F, 8:30-5:30)
Statewide Info Line- 211 (24hrs)  CRISIS? Dial 911

 

Support Group For Family and Friends

A support group for family and friends of those who have experienced mental health challenges.
Groups meet once every month in the following towns: 

Simsbury– 1st Monday of month 7:00-8:30 pm  Simsbury Senior Center, 754 Hopmeadow Street,  Marisa (860) 299-5705   Carmen (860) 803-4139

Windsor Locks– 2nd Sunday 2:00 pm, Stone Brook Village, 550 Old County Road, Windsor Locks,  Judy (860) 966-6226;  Bruce (860) 924-5129

Avon– 3rd Monday  7:00-8:30 pm, Valley Community Baptist Church (VCBC), Rm. 208, 590 West Avon Road, Rt 167,  Grace (860) 693-9310

Windsor– 4th Tuesday  7:00-8:30 pm, First Church in Windsor, 107 Palisado Ave. Gail: (860) 637-2228      RoseAnne (860) 948-8736


NAMI Connection

A peer based group for people in recovery from serious mental illness.
C
ontact: Don (860) 882-0236; Email: recovery@namict.org

West Hartford: Covenant Congregational Church, 1 Westminster Drive, West Hartford, Off Sedgwick Road, 1st & 3rd Tuesdays 6:30pm-8:00pm

Bloomfield:  The First Congregational Church, 10 Wintonbury Avenue, 2nd Thursday 6:30pm – 8:00pm (Not Currently Available)


Young Adults Support Group  ages 18 – 29

West Hartford, First Friday of the Month, 6:00pm  West Farms Community Room, 2nd Floor, 1500 New Britain Avenue, West Hartford,  Contact Valerie Sacco youngadultcoordinator@namict.org


NAMI CAN 

For parents and caregivers of children & adolescents with behavioral health concerns

Canton: Canton Community Center, 40 Dyer Avenue, 1st Monday 7:00-8:30pm   Grace (860) 693-9310


Education Programs 

Open to all interested in learning about mental health and support services


Book Discussions

NAMI FV book discussions are held at the following libraries:  Avon, Bloomfield, and Simsbury
Contact: www.namifarmingtonvalley.org   Call: Grace (860) 693-9310; Email: NamiFarmingtonValley@yahoo.com