In Person Support Groups
Family Support Group: Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month from 5:30-7pm at the NAMI Juneau office. This group is open to any adult in Alaska who has a loved one living with a mental health condition, regardless of diagnosis. The group is designed to connect, encourage, and support participants using a structured support group model.
Connections Support Group: Meets every Wednesday from 5:30-7pm at the NAMI Juneau office. Connections
is a peer support group open to any adult in Juneau who wants to talk about their own mental health. The group is designed to connect, encourage, and support participants using a structured support group model. No need to register and no commitment, drop in as it fits in with your schedule!
Online Support Groups
Online Support Groups are transitioning from Support Group Central to Zoom as of November 1, 2021. If you want to opt-in to receiving the Zoom links for our online support groups, please click the appropriate link below and fill out the form.
Online Family Support Group
6:00PM to 7:30PM
6:00PM to 7:30PM
2nd & 4th Saturdays
9:00AM to 10:30AM
Online Connections Support Group
2nd & 4th Thursday
5:30PM to 7:00PM
Next Class: The next Peer-to-Peer class is TBD.
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 8-week education and wellness program for adults (18 +) living with a mental health condition. The course helps participants understand the impact of symptoms on their life, develop skills to reduce stress, and experience support and reinforcement from others who can relate. Taught by trained mentors who themselves live with a mental health condition, this group is offered in a small group and confidential setting.
What is Covered?
Exploring different viewpoints of mental health recovery and treatment options
Learning about the relationship between mental health and overall physical health
Practicing skills and strategies for stress reduction
Setting goals and developing confidence for making decisions
Strengthening support networks including with mental health providers