Services: Support and Education
NAMI Connection meetings are peer led small group meetings facilitated by NAMI trained leaders. Participants talk about the challenges they face, and brainstorm solutions when necessary based on shared group experience. These meetings are a safe place where people diagnosed with a mental illness can find empathy and understanding, and an outlet to express themselves.
Every Sunday from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. at
Kenneth Young Drop-In Center
1585 W. Dempster Street, Suite 110
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
Call Tom at 847-209-8005 for more information.
NAMI FAMILY SUPPORT
NAMI Family Support is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers, and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. The hallmark of this group is leveragin the collective knowledge and experience of other participants.
Every fourth Tuesday of every month from 7:00 to 8:45 p.m. at
Kenneth Young Center
1001 Rohlwing Road
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
Call Barb at 847-431-8745 with any questions.
NAMI FAMILY TO FAMILY EDUCATION
NAMI Family to Family is an eight week class held periodically to help family members, caregivers and loved ones understand their diagnosed loved ones and develop coping skills to deal with their unique family situations. Please call Barb at 847-431-8745