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Peer support programs at NAMI Massachusetts are free, peer-led, and open to people who have had experiences that are typically labeled as mental health symptoms.

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NAMI Connection Recovery Support Groups

NAMI Connection is a free support group for people living with a mental health condition. Groups are led by NAMI-trained facilitators and provide a safe, private, and non-judgmental setting.

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Alternatives to Suicide Support Group

This is a peer-run group for individuals who want a safe, judgment-free zone to talk about alternatives to suicide. The group is supportive and confidential and strives to create a space where people can provide peer support for one another, and strategize about alternatives to help each other best cope with difficult life circumstances.

NAMI Peer-to-Peer

NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free eight-week program designed to empower participants to take the next steps in their recovery process. Participants explore coping skills, goal setting, whole health, and establishing relationships.

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NAMI Mass @home

NAMI Mass @home is a support group with a difference. The group opens with a presentation on a useful topics for these challenging times. After the presentation, we’ll  continue as a facilitated support group.

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NAMI Mass Compass Helpline

The Compass Helpline provides resources and support to help people navigate the mental health system and problem solve in difficult circumstances. Compass is available Monday through Friday, 9 am – 5 pm. Call us at 617-704-6264 or email us at

Learn more about the NAMI Mass Compass Helpline