NAMI Connections Support Group

The NAMI Connections Support Group is a free, bi-monthly recovery support group for adults living with mental illness, facilitated by trained peers. Groups are confidential and anonymous.

Blackstone (New group!)

Meets: 4th Sunday of the month, 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm beginning May 26, 2019
Location: Lion of Judah Ministries, 612 N. Main Street, Blackstone, VA 23824
Contact: Frank Carrillo – 804-590-5519

Farmville (New group!)

Meets time: 2nd Sunday of the month, hours: 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm beginning June 9, 2019
Location: Central Virginia Regional Library, Farmville Branch, 1303 W. 3rd Street, Farmville, VA 23901 434-392-6924
Contact: Frank Carrillo – 804-590-5519

 

West End – Monument Ave

Meets: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Location: Monument Heights Baptist Church, 5716 Monument Ave., Richmond, VA 23226
Contact: Colin Connelly at 804-216-0450 or call NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

West End – Parham Doctors Hospital

Meets: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Location: Medical Office Bldg. III (MOB III), Suite 312, Parham Doctors’ Hospital, 7702 E. Parham Rd. 23294
Contact: Colin Connelly at 804-216-0450 or call NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

Grove Ave.

Meets: 1st and 3rd Monday of every month, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
Location: St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 6000 Grove Ave, Richmond, VA 23226
Contact: Colin Connelly at 804-216-0450 or call NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

Hanover/Mechanicsville

Meets: 2nd and 4th Monday of every month, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM
Location: Cool Spring Baptist Church – Room #284 Upstairs, 9283 Atlee Station Rd. Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

East End

Meets: Every Friday of each month, from 12:30 – 2:00 P.M.
Location: Henrico Mental Health – East, 3908 Nine Mile Rd., Henrico, VA 23223
Contact: Colin Connelly at 804-216-0450 or call NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749

 

Richmond – Downtown

Meets: Every Friday of each month, from 12:00 – 1:30 P.M.
Location: Richmond Behavioral Health Authority (RBHA), 107 South 5th St., Richmond VA 23219
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749, or Ann Mitchell,  a_mitch@comcast.net

Southside

Meets: Each Sunday, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM
Location: St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 4101 Fordham Rd., Richmond VA 23236
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

Friends 4 Recovery – Chesterfield

Meets: Every 1 st and 3 rd Tuesday from 5:00-6:30 pm
Location: Friends For Recovery Center 7420 Whitepine Road, Richmond, VA 23237
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.

 

NAMI Connection @VCU (for young adults, not restricted to students)

Meets: First and third Monday of each month from 8:30-9:30 pm. during school year (starting September 2019)
Location: The Well, 815 S Cathedral Pl, Richmond, VA 23220
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749

Colonial Heights

Meets: Every Friday at 1:00 PM
Location: Colonial Heights Library, 1000 Yacht Basin Rd., Conference Room, Colonial Heights, VA 23834
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749

Veterans

Meets: Every Wednesday of the month, from 11:00 to 12:00 PM
Location: McGuire Veterans’ Hospital (for Vets), Rm 206 in Mental Health Wing, 1201 Broad Rock Blvd., Richmond, VA 23249
Contact: NAMI Central Virginia at 804-285-1749.