Support

For Families of Mentally Ill Adults

Do you have a parent, spouse, sibling, or child with a mental health condition? Do you need support with your own mental condition? Please see our listings below that include support groups for family members/caregivers as well as support groups for individuals living with mental health conditions.

Meeting dates, times, and locations are subject to change; please call before attending. All groups are for adults only, unless otherwise specified. All support groups are free of charge.

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Support Groups for Family Members and Caregivers

FERC Caregiver Support Group
First Thursday @ 5 to 6:30pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 822 4692 6453
Passcode: 503883
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

FERC Caregiver Support Group
Second Tuesday @ 4 to 5:30pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 856 2827 9913
Passcode: 499120
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

MHAAC African American Family Support Group
Fourth Tuesday @ 5:30 to 7:30pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 875 4617 7855
Passcode: 253742
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

FERC in partnership with Union City Family Center (UCFC) African American Support Group
Third Wednesday @ 5:30 to 7:30pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 835 0753 6785
Passcode: 531913
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

FERC Spanish Caregivers Support Group
Second Wednesday @ 5:30 to 7pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 840 8086 9393
Passcode: 821128
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

FERC Borderline Personality Disorder Family Support Group

First Monday @ 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 848 7574 9614

Passcode: 950885

One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

FERC in Partnership with NAMI Tri-Valley
Family Caregiver Support Group
Second Monday @ 7 to 8:30pm on Zoom

For Zoom link, contact Marsha McInnis at marsha@nami-trivalley.org

FERC in Partnership with NAMI Tri-Valley Family Caregiver Support Group (Pleasanton)
Fourth Monday @ 7:15 to 9pm on Zoom

For Zoom link, contact Marsha McInnis at marsha@nami-trivalley.org

FERC Caregiver Support Group
Third Thursday @ 7 to 9pm on Zoom

Meeting ID: 882 9107 0425
Passcode: 591123
One Tap Mobile: 1-669-900-9128

Family Partnership Program – Expresso Yourself  
1st and 3rd Tuesdays @ 9am 10am

Come have a virtual coffee break with other caregivers in your community!

For more information, call Allison Massey at 510-703-0175 or Allison.massey@acgov.org

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Family Partnership Program – Exprésate!  
2do y 4to miércoles del mes @ 10:30am – 11:30am 

¡Únete a otros proveedores de cuidado de familia para un descanso de café virtual!

Para más información, llama a Claudia Campbell al 510-701-9859

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Family Partnership Program – Thankful Thursdays  

A Self-Care and Family Activities group offered on Thursdays

Come join us on August 18th from 9:00am to 10:00am for Loteria!

Loteria is a Mexican card game similar to bingo using a deck of cards and a tabla (board). Come have some fun and win e-gift cards!

Participants must RSVP by August 10 for this activity in order to receive their materials in time.

Please RSVP to Claudia Campbell at (510) 701-9859 or Claudia.Campbell@acgov.org

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Family Partnership Program – Agradecido Jueves 

Un Grupo Que Se Ofrece los Jueves Sobre el Autocuidado y Actividades Para la Familia

¡Vengan a unirse con nosotros Agosto 18th de 9:00am – 10:00am para Lotería!

¡Lotería es un juego Mexicano vengan a divertirse y ganar premios!

Participantes deben de reservar para Agosto 10 para esta actividad para recibir sus materiales a tiempo.

Por favor reservar con Claudia Campbell a (510) 701-9859 Claudia.Campbell@acgov.org

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Virtual Family Support Group
First Wednesday @ 5:30 to 7pm

City of Berkeley Health, Housing and Community Services Division
For information, call (510) 981-5290

NAMI Alameda County’s Family/Caregiver Support Group
Tuesdays @ Noon to 1pm 

For more information, call (510) 393-9275

NAMI East Bay Family/Caregiver Support Group
Tuesdays @ 6 to 8pm

For information and to receive a link, go to www.namieastbay.org

NAMI East Bay Support Group
Third Tuesday @ 7pm on Zoom

For more information, call (510) 524-1250
Open to families of children, adolescents, and teens with mental illness

NAMI Tri-Valley Family Support Groups
Second Monday @ 7pm
Fourth Monday @ 7pm

For more information, call (925) 980-5331
http://www.nami-trivalley.org/

NAMI Chinese Family/Caregiver Support Groups (in Chinese)
Second Tuesday @ 7pm
Second Saturday @ 7pm
Third Saturday @ 3:30pm

For more information, contact info@namichinese.org

Support Groups for Consumers

Peer Support Group in the San Francisco East Bay
Thursdays @ 7 to 9pm
Saturdays @ 11am to 1pm

Alta Bates Hospital, Herrick Campus
For people with depression and bipolar disorder
For more information, contact berkbipolar@yahoo.com

Connections Peer Support Groups NAMI Alameda County
Second & Fourth Tuesdays from 7 to 8:30pm

For more information, contact kathrynlum@comcast.net

Connections Peer Support Groups NAMI Tri-Valley
Every other Wednesday from 7:15 pm to 8:45 pm

For more information, contact ballewis@comcast.net
http://www.nami-trivalley.org/

Asian & Pacific Islander Support Group
Second Saturday @ 11am to 2:30pm

For more information, contact api@namichinese.org

Mandarin Peer Support Group
Second Saturday @ 2 to 3:30pm

For more information, contact info@namichinese.org

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