Following state recommendations to implement social distancing to slow the spread of COVID-19, NAMI Spokane has postponed all in-person support group meetings and classes until further notice. NAMI is in the process of making the Connection Recovery Support Group and Family Support Group available via telecommunication. Updates/instructions for joining the support groups will be posted here under the Classes Schedule. Thank you for your understanding. Stay well – NAMI Spokane phone: 509-838-5515 email: programs@namispokane.org

 

Support Group Schedule – January, February, March 2020

NAMI Connection Recovery Group – We offer 4 meetings every month.
NAMI Connection Recovery Group is an all – diagnosis support group for people living with mental illness. We learn from each others’ experiences and share coping strategies while offering encouragement and understanding.

1st Saturday of each month 1:00 – 2:30 – January 4, February 1, March 7 – Valley Hospital Health and Education Ctr, room 39 12606 E Mission Ave. Spokane Valley Facilitators: Marieka and Shamra

2nd Tuesdays of each month 6:30 – 8:00 – January 14, February 11, March 10 – Sacred Heart Medical Center Mary Bede Room East side of Cafeteria, Floor L3 Facilitators: Marieka and Lynda

3rd Saturdays of each month 1:00 – 2:20 – January 18, February 15, March 21 – Salem Lutheran Church, 1428 W Broadway, Basement Classroom Facilitator: Barbara and Sasha

4th Tuesdays of each month 6:30 – 8 pm, January 28, February 25, March 24 – Sacred Heart Medical Center Mary Bede Room East side of Cafeteria, Floor L3, Facilitators: Scott and Shamra

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NAMI Family Support Group – We offer 2 meetings every month.
The NAMI Family Support Group is a peer–led, drop-in, support program for family members of individuals living with mental illness. Experience reinforcement in an environment of sincere, uncritical acceptance. The group addresses urgent issues of its participants by sharing their learned experiences, or “group wisdom”

1st Saturday morning of each month 10 AM – 11:30 AM – January 4, February 1, March 7 – Valley Hospital Health & Ed. Ctr Room 35 12606 E Mission Ave, Spokane Valley Facilitators: Barbara, and Signe

3rd Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:00 – January 21, February 18, March 17 – Sacred Heart Medical Ctr Mary Bede Room East side of Cafeteria, Floor L3 Facilitators: Penelope and Ron
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If You Are in Crisis

For emergencies: Dial ‘911’

Regional Behavior Health Crisis Line (formerly First Call for Help): (877) 266-1818

NAMI Helpline: 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or Text “NAMI” to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: – 1-800-273-8255 or Online Chat

National Runaway Safeline: 1-800-RUNAWAY (786-2929) or Text 66008 or Online Chat

National Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453)

National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) or Online Chat

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 or Online Chat