Teens Supporting Teens

NAMI Fox Valley teen support groups – offered in several locations in the Fox Valley and surrounding area – are ongoing, weekly support groups for teens ages 14-18 (must be in high school) who are experiencing mental health challenges. These groups are led by two trained, adult facilitators.
The groups are drop in with no preregistration required and are offered at no cost to participants.

The teen support groups are a safe place for teens who are looking for a supportive environment to learn coping skills, build resiliency, and connect and socialize with peers experiencing similar struggles.

Teen Group Includes:

  • Opportunities to increase knowledge about symptoms and treatments
  • Learning skills that may increase one’s ability to cope with mental health challenges
  • An opportunity for social support to decrease feelings of being alone
  • Information regarding community resources that are available

Contact

vicki rivera, Peer Program Coordinator

  (920) 954-1550

  vicki@namifoxvalley.org

Fox Valley Area


BILINGUAL TEEN SUPPORT (Spanish/English) |  Every Monday, 5–6:30 PM
LOCATION: Samaritan Counseling Center | 1478 Kenwood Dr. Suite 1 | Menasha

APPLETON TEEN SUPPORT| Every Wednesday, 4:30–6 PM
LOCATION: Lou's Brew Cafe & Lounge | 233 E. College Ave. | Appleton

GREENVILLE TEEN SUPPORT | Every Thursday, 4:30–6 PM
LOCATION: Christus Church | N1915 Julius Dr. | Greenville

Waupaca County Area


CLINTONVILLE TEEN SUPPORT | 1st Monday of the Month, 4–5:30 PM
LOCATION: The Living Room Coffee Shop | 85 S. Main St. | Clintonville

WEYAUWEGA TEEN SUPPORT | 2nd Monday of the Month, 4–5:30 PM
LOCATION: Weyauwega Community Center | 109 E. Main St. | Weyauwega

NEW LONDON TEEN SUPPORT | 3rd Monday of the Month, 4–5:30 PM
LOCATION: Familiar Grounds | 206 N. Pearl St. | New London

WAUPACA TEEN SUPPORT | 4th Monday of the Month. 4:30–6 PM
LOCATION: Little Fat Gretchen's  | 108 S. Main St. | Waupaca