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.

Support Groups for Family Members and Caregivers

FERC Caregiver Support Group
First Thursday @ 5pm 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 @ 4pm to 5:30pm on Zoom

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

Family Partnership Program | Journaling Series for Self Care

First Friday of the month | 10:30am – 11:30am
4/07, 6/02, 8/04, 10/06, 12/01
Event is via Zoom – For all virtual groups, please R.S.V.P. for Zoom link.

 

First Friday of the month | 10:30am – 11:30am
5/05, 7/07, 9/01, 11/03
Event is In-Person – All in person groups activity will be announced a month in advance & require a separate R.S.V.P. – Activity will be held in various locations.

 

Come join the Family Partnership Program as we gather in our Journaling Series for Self Care.

GRATITUDE JOURNALING • VISION BOARDS • BUDGETING • AND MORE!

 

To receive a Journal and Zoom Link, Please R.S.V.P. Allison Massey at allison.massey@ac.gov.

Socios Familiares (Family Partnership Program) | Serie de Diarios Para el Cuidado Personal
Primer Viernes del mes | 10:30am – 11:30am
4/07, 6/02, 8/04, 10/06, 12/01
Via Zoom 

 

Acompáña al programa, los Socios Familiares (Family Partnership Program) al reunirnos en nuestras Series de Diaro.

DIARIO DE GRATITUD • TABLERO DE VISION • PRESUPUESTO • Y MÁS!

 

Para recibir un diario y el enlace de Zoom, por favor de registrarse con Allison Massey mandando un correo electrónico a allison.massey@ac.gov.

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 Black Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) in partnership with Union City Family Center (UCFC)
Third Wednesday @ 9am to 10:30am In-Person

Barnard – White Middle School – Room-B6
725 Whipple Rd, Union City, CA 94587
For questions, email Michele@mhaac.org Or call 510-746-1700 leave a message.

FERC Grupo de Apoyo para Cuidadores en español
El grupo de apoyo para cuidadores en español continuará en febrero o marzo del 2023. Si está interesado/a en participar en este grupo de apoyo, por favor de llamar al 510-746-1700, para contactarle cuando iniciemos las reuniones nuevamente.

FERC Spanish Caregivers Support Group
Group will resume in February or March of 2023. If you are interested in this support group, please contact us at 510-746-1700 to add you to our list and update you once our support group resumes.

FERC Borderline Personality Disorder Family Support Group

First Wednesday @ 5pm to 6:30pm 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
(Support group open to all regardless of location of residence)
Second Monday @ 7pm to 9pm 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)
(Support Group open to all regardless of location of residence)
Fourth Monday @ 7pm to 9pm on Zoom

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

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

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

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, envíe un correo electrónico a Allison Massey a allison.massey@acgov.org

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Family Partnership Program – Thankful Thursdays  

A Self-Care and Family Activities group offered on Thursdays

Come join us on Thursdays from 9am to 10am!

We will be promoting varied activities for our Thankful Thursdays such as the Loteria Mexican card game. Come have some fun and win e-gift cards!

Participants must RSVP ahead of time for this activity 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 los jueves de 9:00am – 10:00am!

Tendremos variadas actividades durante nuestros Agradecidos jueves cómo el juego Mexicano de la Lotería. ¡Vengan a divertirse y ganar premios!

Participantes deben de reservar su espacio de antemano 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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