We offer our programs virtually and in person — be sure to check our calendar!
Our Helpline, our Support Groups, and our Classes are available by phone and video.

NAMI-NYC helps families and individuals affected by mental illness build better lives through education, support, and advocacy.

How can we help you?

I’m Living With a Mental Health Condition

1 in 5 are affected by mental illness every year. You are not alone.

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I’m a Family Member or Friend

When someone you care about develops a mental health condition, it’s hard to know what to do.

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I’m a Company or Business

Our workplace mental health training and technical assistance can be tailored for your needs.

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I’m a School

Helping middle and high school students understand mental health can make a big difference in their lives.

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I’m a Mental Health Provider

Connect people living with mental illness, their family members, and friends, with life-changing support

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We’re here for you

We’re here for you if you’re struggling with your mental health or supporting a loved one. We’re offering our programs in person again at our new office at 307 W. 38th Street, 8th Fl, Manhattan! You can still access our classes, support groups, and many of our programs virtually.

Upcoming Events

See our support groups, and info to connect.

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

LGBTQ+ (Virtual)

For people who identify as LGBTQ+ and are living with mental illness or any mental health challenge. 1st and 3rd Thursday, 6pm to 7:30pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89617665761?pwd=dU45WDZTUXRjMmdPTnlYWDdVcTh4Zz09. To join by phone, dial 646-558-8656, Meeting …

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Family-to-Family Grads (Virtual)

This group is open to graduates of our Family-to-Family class. Click here to learn more about it and how to get on the waitlist! Graduates will receive login information via email.



6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Living With Bipolar (Virtual)

For people living with bipolar disorder. Every Thursday, 6:30 to 8pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84530587353?pwd=SnVEM2NQcG5idTVlRnplYUJGL0NLQT09. To join via phone, dial 646-558-8656, enter Meeting ID: 845 3058 7353, Password: 654703 We invite you to join us five minutes …

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1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Wellness Chats (Virtual)

A place for anyone who needs to connect. Every Friday, 1 to 2pm ET. Share how you’re handling life these days – your wellness, your mood…the good, the not-so-good, and the in-between. Share how you’re coping and dealing with anxiety …

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1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Parents (Virtual)

For all parents of children living with a mental health diagnosis or symptoms, regardless of the child’s age. Parents of children under 18 and parents of adult children are welcome. 1st & 3rd Saturday, 1 to 2:30pm ET. Share your …

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5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Short Story Reading (Virtual)

Do you like hearing a good book? We will take turns reading a book together. 1st Saturday, 5pm to 6:30pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89272019416?pwd=bTBGNGdBSURtTVkrc3piaXdkRFJFdz09. To join by phone, dial 646-558-8656, enter Meeting ID: 892 7201 …

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Living with Anxiety (Virtual)

For people who are living with anxiety. Develop coping skills, share common experiences, gain self-advocacy skills, and find community. 1st Monday of the month, 6 to 7:30pm ET. Click here to join via Zoom. To join by phone, dial 646-558-8656, Meeting ID: 861 …

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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Creative Writing Group (Virtual)

The Creative Writing Group is a fun and safe environment where aspiring authors come together to share, critique, and improve their work. Every Monday, 6:30 to 8:00pm ET. The group explores all forms of written expression, including short stories, script …

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Your Support Matters

Every day, people contact us and find hope. Dealing with mental illness is not easy – not for the person with the illness, nor for the people in their life. NAMI-NYC gives many people hope for the first time. We can only do that because of YOU.

Thank you for your generosity and compassion. You make hope possible!

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