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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.