Support groups

Support groups provide an opportunity for individuals with mental health illness and their families to share their experiences and gain support from others.

NAMI Connection

For anyone with a mental illness

Little Rock

  • Every Saturday 11-12:30
  • Freeway Medical Center, 8th Floor
  • 5800 W 10th Little Rock 72204

NAMI Family Support Groups

A support group for persons with loved ones who are living with a mental illness.

  • Open
    NAMI Family Support Groups are open to family members/care givers of persons living with a mental illness.
  • Facilitated
    NAMI Support Groups are facilitated by peers for peers and cannot be observed by students or professionals
  • Private
    Privacy and absolute confidentiality is fundamental to providing group members with a sense of safety and support.

Fort Smith

  • 3rd Thursday of each month, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m
  • Fort Smith Library, Main Branch
  • 3201 Rogers Ave. Board Room on 2nd floor

Northwest-Springdale

  • 2nd Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m
  • Ozark Guidance Center
  • 2400 S. 48th St. David Williams Bldg,  ABC Room

5%

of Arkansans have serious mental Illness

100%

of donations are tax deductible

547

deaths by suicide in Arkansas in 2018

100+

calls to our helpline per month

Thank you to our partners

NAMI Helpline

(800) 844-0381

24/7 assistance available

In a crisis?

Text NAMI to 741741

or call 800-273-8255 for 24/7 confidential, free counseling