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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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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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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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Asian American & Pacific Islander (AAPI) (Virtual)

For people who identify as Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) and are living with any mental health challenge. This includes South Asians, East Asians, Southeast Asians, North Asians, Middle East Asians, and Pacific Islanders. 1st & 3rd Tuesday, 6 …

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6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Latine/Latinx Family & Friends (Virtual)

For adults who identify as Latine/Latinx and have a loved one living with mental illness or any mental health challenge. Anyone identifying as Hispanic, Latino, Latina, Latine, or Latinx are welcome. Open to all ages, 18+. This group will be …

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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Living With Thoughts of Suicide (Virtual)

It’s ok to talk about suicide. About 12.2 million adults have thoughts of suicide. This peer-led support group is a safe space to talk about what it’s like to have those thoughts, how to manage them, and find community. 1st …

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4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

Sibling and Adult Child (In Person)

For siblings or adult children of individuals with mental illness. This group will meet in person every 1st Wednesday, 4:30 – 6 PM. Please join us at our office. 307 West 38th Street, 8th Floor, Manhattan. We ask that you arrive …

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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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