for high school students experiencing mental health challenges
The Teen Support Groups are designed for teens, ages 14 to 18 (must be in high school), who are experiencing mental health challenges and are looking for a supportive environment to learn coping skills, build resiliency, and connect and socialize with peers experiencing similar struggles.
Alternatives to Suicide Support Group
for adults 18 and over living with mental health challenges
Alternative to Suicide is a peer led support group that allows participants to talk about suicidal thoughts, feelings, or experiences without fear of being judged. Participants share their struggles and successes, provide support for one another, and strategize about alternatives to help each other best cope with difficult life circumstances.
New Hope Peer Support
for those experiencing mental health challenges
NAMI Fox Valley's New Hope Peer Support groups offer hope and empower participants (18 years & older) to improve their mental health and wellness. These peer-led groups provide support to participants as they navigate their mental health journey, while focusing on and emphasizing the well part of each person.
Family Support Group
for loved ones 18 & older
The NAMI Fox Valley Family Support Groups are peer-led support groups for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals experiencing mental health challenges. The hallmark of a NAMI support group is leveraging the collective knowledge and experience of the other participants.