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NAMI Caregiver of Youth Support Group

November 1, 2021 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

| Free

Beginning November 2021, this group moves to a Hybrid Format: choose in-person or virtual. 

This is a specialized NAMI Family Support Group offered by NAMI volunteer parents of youth. It is open to parents, grandparents, foster parents or caregivers of a youth showing signs or symptoms of a mental health condition. 1st and 3rd Mondays from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.  No charge to attendees.
  • In-person option. Walk-ins welcome – no advance registration needed. Meet at Mighty Fortress Church, 4605 3rd Street, Moline, Ill. 61265. (Across from Robert Young Center, Moline.)
  • Virtual option. Please register here for Monday, November 1 and we will send you a Zoom link. Your privacy is important to us. No recordings of this group is allowed.
NAMI Family Support Group will help you:
  • Aim for better coping skills
  • Find strength in sharing experiences
  • Do not judge anyone’s pain
  • Forgive ourselves and reject guilt
  • Embrace humor as healthy
  • Accept that we cannot solve every problem
  • Understand that mental health conditions are no one’s fault and can be traumatic experiences

About our Facilitators:

NAMI facilitators use a nationally-designed model for the group. These facilitators are family education instructors or graduates of a NAMI family education class specializing in youth. They, too, have experience with a young family member living with a mental health condition. These trained family members volunteer for NAMI with the hope of supporting other families with lived experience.

Please note:

NAMI does not provide counseling or therapy. Our family support and education programs complement the help you receive from healthcare and social work providers. 


November 1, 2021
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Caroline Vernon
563-386-7477 Ext. 266
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