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

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12:00 pm - 1:30 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.



6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Photography (Virtual)

This group provides opportunities to learn about photography, participate in conversations about creativity, and engage with others through art. Each week participants will be invited (if they so choose) to show images that they have taken or images that inspire …

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Living with Depression (Virtual)

For people who are living with depression. 4th Monday of the month, 6 to 7:30pm ET. Develop coping skills, share common experiences, gain self-advocacy skills, and find community. We invite you to join us five minutes before the group starts. To minimize …

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2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Living with Addiction and Mental Health Challenges (In Person)

Offered in partnership with T’Shuvah Center, this inclusive group is for any adult living with addiction and mental health challenges. 4th Tuesday, 2:30-4 PM ET. Join us in person at our office. 307 West 38th Street, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10018 …

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4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Spirituality Speaks (Virtual)

Discuss ways to use spirituality as an ingredient in one’s recovery to wellness. 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 4 to 5:30pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83968878972?pwd=QnphU2dydXZlZ0pZT3FaODNUaTJzUT09. To join via phone, dial 646-558-8656, enter Meeting ID: 839 6887 …

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Family & Friends (Virtual)

For family members and friends of individuals with any mental illness. 2nd & 4th Tuesday, 6pm to 7:30pm ET. Support, sharing of coping strategies and practical information, and find community. To join with video, click here – https://zoom.us/j/350202920?pwd=eGpNay9ZRS9ZYStCZTlVL1BuVEhwdz09. To join …

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5:00 pm - 6:30 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 Wednesday, 5 to 6:30pm ET. With teachers from Columbia University, the group explores all forms of written …

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7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

NAMI Connection (Virtual)

Peer support group for adults with mental illness or any mental health conditions. Every Wednesday, 7 to 8:30pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89749074099?pwd=WGw1aUpGUGw0S0dXSm1INXFvV3JBQT09. To join via phone, dial 646-558-8656, enter Meeting ID: 897 4907 4099, Password: …

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NAMI NYC Changes Lives

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NAMI-NYC Welcomes New Board Members Steve Nadel, Barbara Spitzer, and Jason Tompkins 

NAMI-NYC is proud to welcome three new Board Members, Steve Nadel, Barbara Spitzer, and Jason Tompkins. 

There are many possible reasons for not feeling motivated. Everything from dreading negative consequences to finding something unpleasant to being too tired. #MentalHealthAwareness #MentalHealthMatters #MentalHealthforAll 💚

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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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