NAMI Connection Support Groups
A peer support group for adults with mental illness regardless of diagnosis. Held every Sunday from 7:00–8:30 p.m. at Sutter Center for Psychiatry, 7700 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento. No pre-registration.
Also held Sundays from 7:00 to 8:30 PM at the United Methodist Church in Elk Grove. 8986 Elk Grove Blvd. East of Highway 99. No pre-registration.
Email Coordinator Joe Teixeira at email@example.com for more information or call the office at 916-364-1642.
NAMI Family Support Groups
NAMI Family Support Group—Central
First Thursday of each month from 7:00-8:30 pm Conference Room 1C, Sacramento County Division of Mental Health building, 3331 Power Inn Road, Sacramento, CA 95826. Call NAMI Sacramento at (916) 364-1642 for more info.
NAMI Family Support Group—North
Second Thursday of each month from 6:30- 8:00 p.m. Heritage Oaks, 4300 Auburn Blvd, Ste 104D, Sacramento, CA 95841. The group meets in the Heritage Oaks building to the left of the main hospital, not in the hospital itself. Call facilitator Niles at 916-752-1191 for more info.
NAMI Family Support Group—South
Fourth Wednesday of each month from 7:00–8:30 p.m. Sierra Vista Hospital, 8001 Bruceville Road, Sacramento 95823. Call facilitator Caroline Caton at (916) 204-4512 for more info.
NAMI Family Support Group—East
First Saturday of the month from 6-8pm at the Raley’s grocery store at 4840 San Juan Ave., Fair Oaks, CA, 95628 Call facilitator Kaino Hopper at (916) 204-3138 for more info.
NAMI Family Support Group—Downtown
Second Wednesday of the month from 6-7:30pm at the Ella K McClatchy Public Library at 2112 22nd Street , Sacramento, CA, 95814 (2nd Floor) Call either Bonnie at 916-616-5521 or Joanna at 916-337-5651 for more information.
NAMI Family Support Group—Florin
Beginning June 28th, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM. Meetings held at the Living Stones Church at 1390 Florin Road
Contact NAMI Sacramento at (916) 364-1642 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
NAMI Mandarin Family Support Group – NAMI普通话家庭支援小组
Third Monday of each month from 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Sacramento Police Dept, Hall of Honors, 5770 Freeport Blvd, Ste 100 Sacramento 95822. Contact facilitator Mary Yip at 916-248-4967 or email her at email@example.com
NAMI Family Support Group—Yolo County
2nd and 4th Sundays, 1:30-3:00 pm
Woodland Memorial Hospital Cafeteria Main Conference Room
1325 Cottonwood, Woodland CA
For information contact NAMI-Yolo Helpline (530) 756-8181
NAMI Family Support Group—El Dorado County
The first meeting will be Monday, May 7th 2018 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Event Center in the Raley’s in Granite Bay, on the corner of Douglas Blvd. and Auburn Folsom Rd. Contact Lauraleen Patterson (916)955-1666 for more information, or you can email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Non-NAMI Support Groups
NAMI Sacramento does not necessarily endorse the organizations and groups listed below.
Balanced—A Bipolar and Depression Support Group Every Wednesday from 7:00–8:30 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 1500 27th St, Sacramento, CA 95816 Call Joe Long at (916) 834-0004.
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) 2nd and 4th Wednesday each month from 7:30–9:00 p.m. Sutter Center for Psychiatry, 7700 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento See: www.dbsasacramento.org. Contact: Andrea Crook at email@example.com
Early Psychosis Family Support Group For families with a member who has a newly diagnosed brain disease. Note that this is a program UCD offers. Group participants need to be enrolled in the program. Imaging and Research Center Conference Room, UCD Med, Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento. Call Jane Du Bet at (916) 734-2964.
Emotions Anonymous For people working toward recovery from emotional difficulties. Tuesdays 6:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. 890 Morse Ave. (corner of Morse and Northrop.) Thursdays 7:00– 8:30 p.m. Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 1615 Morse Ave., Sacramento. Meet in the choir room. Newcomer Orientation: Saturdays 1:00–1:30 p.m., followed by a Topic/ Discussion Meeting from 1:30–2:30 p.m. Wellness and Recovery Center, 9719 Lincoln Village Dr., Sacramento. Contact (916) 366-0699 or allone.com/12/ea/
Families Anonymous For parents and/or loved ones who have concerns about addiction. Meets every Sunday at 3:15 PM at the Arcade Church at 3729 Marconi Av., Rm 603, Sacramento, CA. Call Jane D. at (916) 402-2465 for more info.
Obsessive-Compulsive Support Meeting Every Monday from 7:00–9:00 p.m. at 3331 Power Inn Road Call Jim (916) 223-6541 or Steve at (916) 456-8239.
Sacramento Borderline Personality Disorder Non-BP Support Group For people who have a family member or friend who suffers from Borderline Personality Disorder. Second Tuesday of each month from 7:00–9:00 p.m. Call Lee Gassaway at (916) 376-7518 or contact www.meetup.com.
NAMI programs should not be used to replace the specialized training and professional judgment of mental health professionals. We cannot, and will not, assume the role of a physician or therapist.
NAMI cannot be held responsible for the use of the information we provide. Please always consult a trained mental health professional before making any decision regarding treatment of yourself or others.