National Alliance on Mental Illness
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Family-to-Family & EDUCATION NIGHT

NAMI-Westside Spring 2014


Yes our two signature programs Family-to-Family and EDUCATION NIGHT have moved to a new location

Destiny Center @4401 Northern Blvd NE Rio Rancho

West of Rio Rancho Blvd 528 on Northern.

  • Family-to-Family Spring 2014 class, Monday March 31st , 6:30pm to 9:00pm sign up now to reserve your seat.
  • EDUCATION NIGHT will resume 6:30pm on January 27th [4th Tuesday of each month]

Please contact or call 990-2292 for information.


Family Support Group Meeting
Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month
10:00am – St. Thomas Aquinas Education Blding.


The NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group
(for adults living with mental illness)

Providing a place that offers respect, understanding, encouragement and hope.  There are two separate groups available for support.

WHEN:      Every 1st and 3rd Friday of the month, from 2:30pm to 4:00pm

WHERE:    Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Parish, corner of 4th and Alameda

                   9502 4th Street, Albuquerque, NM  87114

WHO:       NAMI National-Trained Support Facilitators

CONTACT:  Cheri Hall              (505) 264-4729    
                  NAMI-Westside     (505) 990-2292


WHEN:      2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month from 10:00am to 11:30am Room 10

WHERE:    St. Thomas Aquinas Religious Education Building, one block West of NM528

                     1502 Sara Rd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

WHO:       NAMI National-Trained Support Facilitators

CONTACT:  Marilyn Salzman    NAMI-Westside     (505) 990-2292

The support groups are run by people living with a mental illness themselves. Each group meets weekly for 90 minutes, is confidential, free of charge, and is open to anyone with a mental illness, regardless of diagnosis.



NAMI-WESTSIDE, Albuquerque, NM/Rio Rancho, NM

  • We offer support to families and consumers on the Westside of Albuquerque through various support groups
  • Our Education Nights
  • We are dedicated to advocating for those individuals and families affected by mental illness.

NAMI-Westside offers an array of education and training programs and services for consumers, family members, providers and the general public. These include Family-to-Family, Peer-to-Peer, NAMI Support Groups, Education Night and more.

From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. NAMI promises to build better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness by offering one of our signature programs, the Family-to-Family Education Program. This is a free 12-week course for family caregivers of individuals with severe brain disorders (mental illnesses).

NAMI-Westside is pleased to announce their next class forming. Click here for details! 

  • Local 24-hour crisis hotline: (505) 272-2920
  • NAMI Helpline: 1(800) 950-NAMI [6264]

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