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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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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3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Hearing Voices (Virtual)

For anyone who identifies as a voice hearer. Voices, visions, or other unusual or extreme experiences may be unique, but they are not uncommon. This is the only open group for voice hearers in NYC. Every Friday, 3:30 to 5pm …

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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

Young Adults Living With Bipolar (Virtual)

For people aged 18 to 30 living with bipolar, led by peers. 1st & 3rd Monday, 6:30pm to 8pm ET. Develop coping skills, share common experiences, gain self-advocacy skills, and make friends.  To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87859523809?pwd=ZGh0bFMvMC9mL0VoNFV2WEZ3TFkxZz09. …

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8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Black Minds Matter Family & Friends (Virtual)

For adults who identify as Black and have a loved one with a mental illness or symptoms, or any mental health challenge. 1st & 3rd Monday, 8pm to 9:30pm ET. To join with video, click here – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81371173048?pwd=TlRuVHIwUkgxNyswZDVMSkp3T2dzQT09. To join …

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4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

NAMI Connection 55+ (Virtual)

For adults ages 55+ with mental illness or any mental health challenge. 1st & 3rd 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 8972, …

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The Connor Sheehan Fund Supports NAMI-NYC’s Ending the Silence Program

The Connor Sheehan Fund has donated $20,000 to NAMI-NYC’s Ending the Silence program, which addresses our nation’s youth mental health crisis.  

Today! Join NAMI-NYC and @mt_iaf for our psychiatric ER survey launch and press conference this Friday, March 31 at 10 AM. Attend virtually or in person in our office. Tune in: http://ow.ly/VHHm50Nthve

FREE conflict resolution training from DOHMH and MH Meditate! Learn how to talk about mental health, navigate conflicts, and address challenging behaviors. Applications due Thursday, April 20:

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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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