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Family & Friends Support Group

Family & Friends Support Group

NAMI Chicago

Monthly support group for friends and family of individuals with a mental illness.

Services Offered

Family Support • Mental Health • Support Groups • Mental Health Support


The Family & Friends Support group is facilitated by peer volunteers and provides a safe space for family and friends impacted by a loved one's mental illness.


836 W. Wellington Ave., Room 1801, Chicago, IL 60657 41.9367831 -87.6513434

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English



  • This service is free


  • Adults accepted
  • Seniors accepted

How to Apply

Walk in at the scheduled time to join a group. No registration is required. The Illinois Masonic Behavioral Health group meets in Room 1801. The Mercy Hospital group meets in Room 447.

Times and locations are subject to change For information about a specific group or to confirm meeting time and location, contact that group's facilitator directly at the number listed under the location. For general inquiries, call NAMI at 312-563-0445 during office hours (weekdays 10:00am-5:00pm).

Other Locations

IL Masonic Behavioral Health Services
Program Phone: (312) 563-0445
836 W. Wellington Ave., Room 1801
Chicago, IL 60657
Mercy Hospital
Program Phone: (312) 563-0445
2525 S. Michigan Ave., Room 447
Chicago, IL 60616
Third Unitarian Church
Program Phone: (312) 563-0445
301 N. Mayfield Ave.
Chicago, IL 60644
Oakdale Covenant Church
Program Phone: (312) 563-0445
9440 S. Vincennes Ave.
Chicago, IL 60620
Trinity United Church of Christ
Program Phone: (312) 563-0445
400 W. 95th St.
Chicago, IL 60628