Family Support Group via Video-conference
Thursdays, 5:30-7 PM
Advance reservations are required. (Click to reserve).
Attendance is limited to 10 families in addition to the facilitators, and attendees must be able to participate using a video-camera.
For those who do not have a camera, or who prefer not to participate in a video-conference, please consider calling our Warm Line for telephone support and resources.
In each meeting you can expect to meet many of the same trained facilitators you have come to know, and we’ll also have a friendly tech host each time who will help us use the video-conference format.
Note: We have updated our security procedures to protect our participants and the integrity of our meetings. These precautions include limitations on attendance and the requirement to use a video-camera.
Schedule Update: Connection Support Group
Connection Recovery Support Group via video-conference
Every Wednesday, 6-7:30 PM
Advance reservations are required. Call or text 626-988-2600.
Community Support Resources for African Americans
- African American Family Outreach and Support Group -meets via conference call on the 4th Tuesday of every month (except December) from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM. The call-in number is (425) 436-6325 and the access code is 388582#
- People of Color – A weekly support group meeting virtually to discuss issues, coping strategies, and resources relevant to people of color in our community, particularly during the Covid-19 Crisis. For any questions, contact Lisa Sun (firstname.lastname@example.org or (415) 341-9502)
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Non-Emergency Telephone Support:
NAMI San Gabriel Valley, 626-577-6697. Our team of home telephone volunteers will return your calls as soon as possible, and will listen, and provide referrals and resource information relevant to situations involving mental illness, if asked. We provide email follow-up with resources. Our hours for call backs are 9 am-8 pm, 7 days. Please leave a clear message with your first name and phone number, and the best time to call you back.
L.A. Warm Line , 1-855-952-9276. Overnight emotional support, and referrals. 10 pm-6 am, seven days.
California Peer-Run Warm Line, 1-855-845-7415. This San Francisco-based help line serves residents of all of California. It is a mental health line, open to callers on an array of topics affecting well-being such as interpersonal relationships, anxiety, panic, depression, finance, and alcohol and drug abuse. 24 hours, seven days.
LA County Dept. of Mental Health ACCESS, 1-800-854-7771.
ACCESS operates 24 hours/day, 7 days/week as the entry point for mental health services in Los Angeles County. Services include deployment of crisis evaluation teams, information and referrals, gatekeeping of acute inpatient psychiatric beds, interpreter services and patient transport.