“I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning to sail my ship.”
Louisa Mae Alcott
NAMI Connection is a recovery support group program for adults living with mental illness. This group providea a place that offers respect, understanding, encouragement, and hope.
NAMI Connection groups offer a casual and relaxed approach to sharing the challenges and successes of coping with mental illness. Each group:
Meets weekly for 90 minutes
Is offered free of charge
Follows a flexible structure without an educational format
Does not recommend or endorse any medications or other medical therapies
All groups are confidential – participants can share as much or as little personal information as they wish.
Who can attend a NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group?
Support groups are open to all adults with mental illness, regardless of diagnosis. Participants should feel welcome to drop by and share feelings, difficulties, or successes.
3:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Signature Health Annex (38879 Mentor Ave., Willoughby)
This support group is for adults who have a family member or friend with a serious mental illness, to meet and talk about shared issues as they look for ways to come to terms with and live well with the mental illness in their family. No registration is required.
1st and 3rd Tuesday each month
6:30 to 8:00 p.m.
St. John Vianney Church (7575 Bellflower Rd., Mentor)