Online Support Groups Available – In-Person Programs Temporarily Postponed

Due to the state of emergency, the increasing need for social distancing measures, and our desire to keep everyone as safe as possible, NAMI CVA will be canceling all in-person groups and presentations. In the meantime, NAMI CVA is currently offering online Family Support Groups and Connection Support Groups.

 

To participate in one of these online groups, or if you questions or concerns, send an email to jeff.conley@namicentralvirginia.org, or contact our helpline at 804-285-1749. Please leave a voicemail, and calls will be returned in a timely fashion.

 

The schedule is as follows:

NAMI Connection Support Group – peer-led group for adults living with a mental health condition
Group A: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 P.M. 
Group B: 2nd & 4th Tuesday of the month 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.
For Young Adults age 18-30: 1st Thursday of the month 8:30 – 10:00 P.M.
 
NAMI Family Support Group – peer-led group for caregivers of an adult loved one with a mental health condition
Group A: 1st & 3rd (& 5th) Wednesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 P.M. 
Group B: 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 P.M.
Group C: 2nd & 4th Monday of the month, 6:30 – 8:00 P.M. 
 
Family Support Group for Parents of Youth & Adolescents – for those with a loved one 18 & under
Last Thursday of the month, 6:00 – 7:30 P.M. 

 

NAMI National has created a helpful document addressing concerns and helpful tips around COVID-19. The document includes some helpful coping skills during this period of widespread social distancing. The document can be found on our website by clicking here: COVID-19-Updated-Guide-V3

Thank you for your understanding as we strive to stay safe at this time.