SUPPORT GROUP FOR PARENTS OF CHILDREN & ADOLESCENTS This peer-run self-help group offers support and practical information in a welcoming environment. Participants can share their experiences and learn coping strategies from fellow parents. This meeting is facilitated by Mary Ann Cerón, Nancy Parker, and Deniece Chi, all parents of children with mental health needs. Lunch is provided.
- Dates: First and third Saturday of the month (August 7 & 21)
- Time: 12:30 to 2:30 pm
- Location: NAMI-NYC Metro – 505 Eighth Avenue, Suite 1103 at 35th Street
NAMI CONNECTION NAMI Connection is a recovery support group for people living with mental illness. Participants can learn from each others’ experiences, share coping strategies, and offer each other encouragement and understanding. All groups are free of charge, meet weekly for 90 minutes, and are led by trained individuals who understand the challenges mental health consumers face.
- Date: Saturday, August 7
- Time: 3:30 – 5 pm
- Location: NAMI-NYC Metro Office – 505 Eighth Avenue, Suite 1103 at 35th Street