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 - 2:30 pm


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

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

For people who are living with anxiety. 1st 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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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Young Adults Living With Bipolar

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

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+

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)

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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6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Living With Thoughts of Suicide

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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NAMI-NYC Anuncio de Servicio Público

Rompiendo el estigma sobre la salud mental para proveedores de cuidado en la comunidad latina Nueva York, NY, 1ro de febrero, 2023 — NAMI-NYC está lanzando un Anuncio de Servicio Público (PSA), con el objetivo de alcanzar y romper el estigma …

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We have a rally and press conference next Monday, and it is not too late to join us as we rally to roll back the mayor’s mental health directive.

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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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