Family Support Group

Finding Help & Hope: Supporting Loved Ones with Mental Health Conditions

Finding Help & Hope: Supporting Loved Ones with Mental Health Conditions is a 8-part guided support group created thanks to a generous Caritas grant from Mercy, created to help family members receive information and resources they need to better support their loved one. This group is an open format, led by family members. While attending all 8 support groups is encouraged, participants can start the 8 week series at any time.

Every Thursday
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Creve Couer
Mercy Hospital St. Louis – Behavioral Health Cafeteria
12125 Conway Road
Creve Couer, MO 63131

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Contact NAMI St. Louis at 314-962-4670 for more information.


Ongoing Monthly Family Support Groups

The NAMI Family Support Groups are peer-led support groups for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

  • No cost to participants
  • Designed for adult loved ones (18+) of individuals living with mental illness
  • Led by family members of individuals living with mental illness
  • Meet monthly
  • No specific medical therapy or medication is endorsed or recommended
  • Confidential

By sharing your experiences in a safe and confidential setting, you gain hope and develop supportive relationships. This group allows your voice to be heard, and provides an opportunity for your personal needs to be met. It encourages empathy, productive discussion and a sense of community. You’ll benefit through other’s experiences, discover your inner strength and learn to identify local resources and how to use them.

3rd Monday of each Month
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Chesterfield
Trinity Lutheran Church
14088 Clayton Rd
Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Jerry Spector at 636-532-0027 for more information.


2nd Tuesday of each Month
6:30 – 8:00 PM
Webster Groves
Webster Hills United Methodist Church
Christian Life Center, Library Room
698 W. Lockwood
Webster Groves, MO 63119

Contact Judy Larson at 314-922-4693 for more information.


3rd Tuesday of each Month –
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Clayton
First Congregational Church
6501 Wydown
Clayton, MO 63105

Contact NAMI St. Louis at 314-962-4670 for more information.


3rd Tuesday of each Month
7:00 – 8:30 PM
St. Peters
Grace United Church of Christ
8326 Mexico Rd
St. Peters, MO 63376

Contact NAMI St. Louis at 314-962-4670 for more information.


4th Wednesday of each Month – No group in November!
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Kirkwood
Eliot Chapel
100 S. Taylor Ave
Kirkwood, MO 63122

Contact NAMI St. Louis at 314-962-4670 for more information.


1st Thursday of each Month
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Arnold
New Hope United Methodist Church
3921 Jeffco Blvd – Room 106
Arnold, MO 63010
Enter through the white doors at the back of the building. 

Contact Russell or Joann at 314-293-1512 for more information.


1st Thursday of each Month
7:00 – 8:30 PM
Maplewood
Christ Church
2200 Bellevue (Corner of Bellevue and Bruno)
Maplewood, MO 63143

Contact NAMI St. Louis at 314-962-4670 for more information.


1st Thursday of each Month
7:00 – 8:30 PM
St. Charles
NAMI St Louis Tri-County Office
200 S. Kingshighway, Ste 101
St. Charles, MO 63301

Contact Bonnie at 314-974-4694 for more information.