Family Support Groups

NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.

NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.

  • Free of cost to participants
  • Designed for adult loved ones (18+) of individuals living with mental illness
  • Led by family members of individuals living with mental illness
  • Meets weekly or monthly
  • No specific medical therapy or medication is endorsed or recommended
  • Confidential

Belton – Family Support Group
1st & 3rd Mondays @ 6:30 – 8:00 pm
LifeQuest Church, 1400 N Scott Ave, Belton
Contact: krevert@att.net

Belton – Family Support Group (formerly in Raymore)
2nd & 4th Mondays @ 6:30-8:30 pm
Belton Regional Medical Center 17065 S.
71 Hwy, Belton
Contact: Pam and Holly | NAMI-leaders@hotmail.com

Kansas City – Family Support Group
1st & 3rd Thursdays @ 6:00-8:00 pm
Research Psychiatric Center
2323 E 63rd Street, Kansas City, Mo
Contact: Joe & Heidi Custin | custinh@yahoo.com

Lee’s Summit – Family Support Group
1st Wednesday of each month @ 7:00-8:30 pm
ReDiscover, 901 Independence Ave, Lee’s Summit
Contact: Frank Bair 816-763-9320 | fbair1@att.net

Kansas City (Northland) – Family Support Group
3rd Wednesdays @ 6:00-7:30 pm
3100 NE 83rd St., Kansas City, Mo (2nd floor)
(Also meets on 1st Wed for presentations)
1st Wed in River Rm; 3rd Wed in Conf. Room
Contact: Candis Desselle, 816-468-0400
Email: candisd@tri-countymhs.org