Virtual Support Groups Meeting Next Week
Judy Green, Family-to-Family (F2F) facilitator, and Nancy Helfman, former F2F participant, invite F2F “graduates” of the program to join their Wellness Chat for Family-to-Family Graduates on Monday, December 14 and Tuesday, December 29, at 7 p.m. Please contact Judy at F2FMainLine@aol.com for the meeting information.
Our Havertown NAMI Family Support Group will meet on Tuesday, December 15, at 7 p.m. on Zoom. For more information, please contact Nora at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Parent Peer Support Group for parents with a middle school through young adult child meets weekly on Wednesday evenings via Zoom. If you are interested in joining this support group, please email Nancy.
Our NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group for adults living with mental illness on Tuesday evenings and Friday afternoons is meeting remotely. Please note that this group will not meet between December 23 and January 4. Please contact Danielle Sulpizio at (484) 880-0660 or Ed Kane at (484) 744-0860 for more information.
For more complete information about support groups, please check our Support Groups page.
Other Virtual Events and Support Groups
Mental Health Partnerships will hold their Adult Daughters, Sons, & Siblings Of People With Mental Health Disorders Evening Educational Support Group virtually on Tuesday, December 15, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. This supportive and educational group addresses the challenges of having (had) a parent, caregiver or sibling with a mental health, substance use, or personality disorder. The group will include an informative presentation, sharing of coping strategies and resources, problem solving, but most of all, connection with others who share your experiences and concerns. For more information, please contact TECinfo@mhphope.org.
Mental Health Partnerships will hold their Family, Partners, & Friends Educational Support Group virtually on Thursday, December 17, from 10 a.m. – noon. This group will lead off with a brief presentation about topics and services related to understanding mental health challenges, the behavioral health system, and tips for promoting recovery of a loved one while practicing self-care. The group then moves to an open, mutual support format – the sharing of ups, downs, resources, and coping tips. For more information, please contact TECinfo@mhphope.org or 267-507-3863.
Support Our Work
We are seeking your financial support for our ongoing work to meet the needs of our community. Our affiliate responded to the pandemic by quickly moving our support groups to an online format, presenting educational outreach events via Zoom, and continuing to respond to multiple requests for information and support. Our accomplishments during 2020 are summarized here. Please donate today to support our work.