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

Missouri family groupsDates & TimesFor more information
NAMI Lee’s Summit Group for families With Adults with Mental Illness ReDiscover,  901 Independence  Ave Lee’s Summit, MO 640861st Wednesday of the month 7:00 pm    Frank Bair 816- 763-9320 Email: FBair@att.net  
NAMI Lee’s Summit Group for families With Children with Mental Illness Rediscover, 1555 NE Rice Rd, Bldg. A Ste. 1595; Lee’s Summit, MO 640863rd Tuesday of the month 6:00-8 pmAmye or Rhonda Email: namibasics@yahoo.com
Northland Family Support Group Tri-County MHC                                 3100 NE 83rd St, KC, MO 641191st Wed. Educational Mtg.(River Rm) 3rd Wed. Support Mtg.(Conf. Rm. 2005) 6:00-7:30 pmCandis Boily 816- 468-0400                                             :Email: CandisB@tri-countymhs.org        
NAMI Family Support Group Research Psychiatric Center 2323 E 63rd St, KC, MO 641301st & 3rd Thursdays of the month 6:00-8:00 pm  Joe & Heidi Custin   Email:custinh@yahoo.com
NAMI Family Support Group Life Quest Church 1400 N. Scott Ave; Belton, MO 640121st & 3rd Mondays of the month 6:30-8:30 pmKrissy Email: krevert@att.net
NAMI Family Support Group Art Glass Depot, 124 S. 2nd St Odessa, MO 640761st & 3rd Thursdays of the month 7-8:30 pmAngela Brisbin 816-726-6508 Vicky Fisher 816-527-3296 Email: Nami.OdessaMo@gmail.com 
“EnCourage” Pathway to Hope Family Support Group Bethlehem Lutheran Church 310 Johnston Pkwy, Raymore, MO 640831st & 3rd Tuesdays of the month 6:30-8:00 pm (Conference Room)Rob & Kelley Weida; 816-260-0265 Email: kelley.weida@gmail.com www.pathwaytohope.org
Through this Together Suicide Support Church of the Resurrection Downtown 1522 McGee; KC MO 641081st & 3rd  Tuesday of the month 6:30-8:00 pmTom Phillips 816-500-1631
Survivors of Suicide Support Group Center Point Hosp. 19600 E.39th St. S. Independence, MO 640571st Tuesday of the month 7:00 pm  Robin Minzes 816- 516-3511  
   
Hope After Suicide Loss Support Group Century 21 All Pro Office 6222 N. Chatham Ave, KCMO 641511st & 3rd Wednesday of the Month 6:30-8:30 pmTracy Hopkins 816-803-3772 tracyhopegroupkc@gmail.com Rachel Michener 816-572-8363
Survivors of Suicide Support Group Pathways – 1010 Remington  Dr Raymore, MO 640833rd Tuesday of the month 6:30 pmBarbara Kuchta 816-318-4430
Kansas family groupsDates & TimesFor more information
Survivors of Suicide Support Group Shawnee Mission Medical Complex Woodland Hills Bldg; Suite 255 7315 E. Frontage Rd Shawnee Mission, Ks. 662042nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month 6:30-8:15 pm   www.sass-mokan.comBonnie & Mickey Swade 913-681-3050 mickswade@gmail.com bonswade@gmail.com  
Eating Disorder Caregivers Support Grp Church of the Resurrection O.P. 8412 W. 95th St Overland Park, KS 662122nd Tuesday of the month 7-8:30 pm (Youth lounge)Suzy Ayres suzyayres718@gmail.com
Kansas family & Peer groupsDates & TimesFor more information 
NAMI Johnson County Family & Peer  Groups Nall Ave. Church of the Nazarene 6301 Nall Ave, Prairie Village, Ks. 662022nd & 4th Tuesdays,7-8:30 pm Family &              Peer Support Meetings 1st Tuesday,7-8:30 pm Family & Consumer  Educational MeetingNami Johnson County Call 913- 210-0630 Email: NamiJoco@gmail.com                           www.namijoco.org  
NAMI KCK Family & Peer Groups Hillview Church of God 701 N. 78th St. KC KS 66112Family & Peer Groups 2nd Monday of the month 6-8 pmCall 913-269-9897or 800-539-2660 Email: brenda2adams@yahoo.com   
Depression & Bipolar Support AllianceOP Church of the Resurrection; Rm B210 13720 Roe Ave. Leawood, KS 66224Every Thursday 7-8:45 pm *Call or Email for details913-730-0042 Email: info@dbsaop.org:  website: www.dbsaop.org; Facebook.com/dbsakc 
Pathway to Hope Family & Peer Groups College Church of the Nazarene 2020 E. Sheridan  Olathe, KS 66062Thurs. 7-8:30 pm Meet in Vanderpool Bldg. Family members in Rm V304 Those in Recovery Rm. V306Call 913-397-8552 Email: pth@pathwaytohope.org www.pathwaytohope.org