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Virtual NAMI Support Groups (Update)

We do not allow observation of any of our support groups.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, NAMI New Orleans support groups will be held via Zoom until further notice.

Do you ever feel alone in the world?  Coping with mental illness can be one of the toughest experiences one can endure.  NAMI New Orleans offers free, peer-led support groups that are open to adults who:

Live with mental illness–NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups

  • Wednesdays, 2:00-3:30 p.m.

Have a loved one living with mental illness–NAMI Family Support Groups

  • Every 1st Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8:00 p.m.
  • Every 3rd Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
  • Every 4th Thursday of the month, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Have lost a loved one to suicide–NOLA Survivors of Suicide Loss

  • Returning in September! Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8:00 p.m.

In a support group, no one is alone.  Everyone has the opportunity to share their experiences with others in similar situations.  You may learn of new resources and gain knowledge and confidence in dealing with your struggles.

We do not allow observation of any of our support groups.

Register for NAMI Connection and NAMI Family Support Groups through our calendar. Register for NOLA Survivors of Suicide Loss by contacting the facilitators. You will receive the Zoom/call-in information via email.

For more information, please email Shannon at

Updated August 31, 2020.

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