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Peer Support Group

The NAMI Peer Support Group is a support group for people experiencing mental health conditions. Participants have an opportunity to learn from their common experience. All groups are confidential, and participants may share as much or as little personal information as they want.

The support group will be lead by Jeremy Israel & Ellen Ritz, RN, el.ritz@yahoo.com

Please join us at 7PM, all are welcome but please call, register or email to let us know you are coming.

NAMI Queens/Nassau Office

1981 Marcus Ave
Suite C117
Lake Success
NY
11042
Map and Directions

Date: June 5, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Socialization Group

NAMI Queens/Nassau is pleased to announce the ground breaking meeting for a new Socialization Group. We will collect your ideas for activities and thoughts for what you would like to do. This is about connection, making friends and having fun for people who are struggling with a mental health disorder.

Please contact us for more details, office@namiqn.org and el.ritz@yahoo.com

Date: June 19, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: September 6, 2018

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: September 13, 2018

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: September 18, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: September 20, 2018

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: September 27, 2018

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: October 11, 2018

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: October 16, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: October 18, 2018

NAMI Basics

NAMI Basics is the signature education program for parents and other caregivers of children and adolescents living with mental illnesses. The NAMI Basics course is taught by trained teachers who are the parent or other caregivers of individuals who developed the symptoms of mental illness prior to the age of 13 years.

The course consists of six classes, each lasting for 2 ½ hours. All instruction materials are FREE to participants.

(6) Thursdays from 6:30-9:00 PM September 6, 13, 20, 27, October 11, 18.

 

Leader is: David Sills, sillsdavid1@yahoo.com

 

Date: October 25, 2018

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: November 20, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family Support Group

Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

NAMI Queens/Nassau Office

1981 Marcus Ave
Suite C117
Lake Success
NY
11042
Map and Directions

Date: November 29, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: December 18, 2018

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Whole Family Support Group

Join us for a Whole Family Support Group on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7-9PM at the UUSCR, Rm 15. This support group is welcome to peers and their families. Registration is REQUIRED.

 

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock (UUCSR)

48 Shelter Rock Rd
Manhasset
New York
11030
Map and Directions

Date: January 9, 2019

Available Spaces: 46

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: January 15, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: February 19, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Support Group: Children of Parents with a mental health diagnosis

Please join our Support Group for children of people struggling with a mental health disorder whether it be depression, bipolar, schizophrenia, etc. This is a place where these children can come and talk about their struggles and get advice from others going through the same things they are. We will meet the third Thursday of every month from 7-9:00 PM at the NAMIQN office.

If you have any questions please contact Nicole: nicolegrossberg@gmail.com or 516-319-9349.

NAMI Queens/Nassau Office

1981 Marcus Ave
Suite C117
Lake Success
NY
11042
Map and Directions

Date: February 21, 2019

Available Spaces: 17

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: March 19, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: April 16, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Whole Family Support Group

Join us for a Whole Family Support Group on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7-9PM at the UUSCR, Rm 15. This support group is welcome to peers and their families. Registration is REQUIRED.

 

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock (UUCSR)

48 Shelter Rock Rd
Manhasset
New York
11030
Map and Directions

Date: May 8, 2019

Available Spaces: 43

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: May 21, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Peer Support Group

NAMI Peer Support Group is a chance to connect and feel safe while sharing your concerns. All peers are welcome. Please register. 1-3pm in the NAMI office at 1981 Marcus Avenue Suite C-117 Lake Success 11042. Any questions email Ellen Ritz at el.ritz@yahoo.com

NAMI Queens/Nassau Office

1981 Marcus Ave
Suite C117
Lake Success
NY
11042
Map and Directions

Date: May 29, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Unites - Dave and Busters

Please join us for a delicious buffet dinner and unlimited games at Dave and Busters at the Source Mall for a night of fun!

Time: 630pm - 8:30pm

The venue charge is 25.00 for games and food. Participants must pay by May 17th 2019.

Before we book this event we must know if you are interested - please email Janice Garfinkel at jgarfinkel2525@gmail.com

 

Dave and Busters

1504 Old Country Rd
Inside the Source Mall
Westbury
NY
11590
Map and Directions

Date: June 3, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Advocacy Committee Meeting

The Advocacy Committee works together and with our New York State legislators to try to ensure that laws and regulations benefiting our loved ones are written and passed. Among the most recent areas we have focused on have been housing and related services , criminal justice, ensuring mental health and physical health insurance parity.
We go to Albany on NAMI legislative day. We inform our membership of important legislation and inform them when to write letters of support for important legislation.  We also visit local legislators in their local offices.We also invite local legislators to our annual legislative day.
We invite ALL to join us at our meetings.

Date: June 3, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics Class for Parents of Elementary & Middle School Children

NAMI Basics
For parents or loved ones of children no older than 13.
Beginning June 6.  For seven weeks, excluding the week of July  4.
6:30 to 8:30 PM
Oceanside Library. Oceanside
Details will follow once registration is confirmed.
Questions... contact David Sills.      Sills.nami@gmail.com

Oceanside Public Library

30 Davison Ave
Oceanside
NY
11572
Map and Directions

Date: June 6, 2019

Available Spaces: 17

NAMI Unites Barbeque

Come join us at Christopher Morley park for basketball, arts & crafts, miniature golf, touch football, volleyball, chess & more! Food and beverages provided. This event is for peers who can bring their families. Reserve your spot today and come enjoy! Small $5.00 fee.

Christopher Morley Park

500 Searingtown Rd N
Roslyn
NY
11576
Map and Directions

Date: June 9, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family to Family Classes

Family to Family is a FREE series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with  mental health conditions while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. Nassau Community Hospital 6:30-9:00pm South

In order to register you MUST contact : Laura Affa laura.affa@gmail.com

Space is Limited!

NO WALK INS!

 

Date: June 10, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

NAMI Unites Movie Night

NAMI Unites Movie Night at 6:30pm  Zucker Sloman Auditorium 75-59 263rd Street and 76th Ave Glen Oaks, NY 11004

All peers welcome, refreshments served, fun for all!

Sloman Auditorium, Zucker Hillside Hospital

75-59 263rd Street
Glen Oaks
NY
11004
USA
Map and Directions

Date: June 10, 2019

Available Spaces: 47

Family to Family Classes - Queens

Family to Family is a FREE series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with  mental health conditions while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. New York Queens Hospital 6:30-9:00pm

In order to register you MUST contact : Lee Israel: leemisrael@yahoo.com or Valerie Newman valsheart58@gmail.com

Space is Limited!

NO WALK INS!

Date: June 11, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

Whole Family Support Group

Join us for a Whole Family Support Group on the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7-9PM at the UUSCR, Rm 15. This support group is welcome to peers and their families. Registration is REQUIRED.

 

Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Shelter Rock (UUCSR)

48 Shelter Rock Rd
Manhasset
New York
11030
Map and Directions

Date: June 12, 2019

Available Spaces: 34

June Monthly Meeting - Geriatric Services Panel

Come join us for our June Monthly Meeting a discussion of services offered in Queens and Nassau Counties for the geriatric community.

There will be panels of different organizations to discuss these services.

Sloman Auditorium - 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

For more questions please contact Ellen Ritz - el.ritz@yahoo.com

Sloman Auditorium, Zucker Hillside Hospital

75-59 263rd Street
Glen Oaks
NY
11004
USA
Map and Directions

Date: June 12, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics Class for Parents of Elementary & Middle School Children

NAMI Basics
For parents or loved ones of children no older than 13.
Beginning June 6.  For seven weeks, excluding the week of July  4.
6:30 to 8:30.
Oceanside Library. Oceanside
Details will follow once registration is confirmed.
Questions... contact David Sills.      Sills.nami@gmail.com

Oceanside Public Library

30 Davison Ave
Oceanside
NY
11572
Map and Directions

Date: June 13, 2019

Available Spaces: 20

NAMI Unites: Tennis

Always wanted to try Tennis? Here's your chance! Join NAMI Unites for an afternoon of fun where you'll learn how to play your favorite sport. All skill levels are welcome. Please note that tennis lessons are reserved for NAMI Unites members only. Not yet a member and interested in joining in on the fun? Call our office today to find out how to join. Registration a MUST!

Tennis at Waters Edge Drive

18-15 215 Street
Bayside
NY
11360
Map and Directions

Date: June 15, 2019

Available Spaces: 6

Family to Family Classes

Family to Family is a FREE series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with  mental health conditions while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. Nassau Community Hospital 6:30-9:00pm

In order to register you MUST contact : Laura Affa laura.affa@gmail.com

Space is Limited!

NO WALK INS!

 

Date: June 17, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

Family Support Group NUMC

Family Support Group at Nassau University Medical Center 6:30-8:30pm at 2201 Hempstead Tpke, East Meadow 11554  This Family support group is a support group for family members who confidentially and respectfully share and support each other. If you have any questions please reach out to: Lydiane Interdonato at stellarinteriorsbyl@gmail.com

Nassau University Medical Center

2201 Hempstead Turnpike
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: June 17, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

NAMI Unites Karaoke/Open Mic Night

NAMI Unites Karaoke/Open Mic night is 6:30 - 8:30pm in Zucker Sloman Auditorium. 75-59 263rd Street Glen Oaks 11004 & 76 Ave.   This fun evening is for peers (people dealing with a mental health condition).  Please pre register.  Lite dinner and snacks. Small cost of $5 to cover supplies and snacks  Any questions please contact Janice Garfinkel  at jgarfinkel2525@gmail.com

Sloman Auditorium, Zucker Hillside Hospital

75-59 263rd Street
Glen Oaks
NY
11004
USA
Map and Directions

Date: June 17, 2019

Available Spaces: 29

Family Support Group: East Meadow

This support group meets every third Tuesday of the month. Contact Carol Ann Viccora (516) 221-6168 with any questions, please register - but all are welcome!

St Raphael's Church

600 Newbridge Rd
East Meadow
NY
11554
Map and Directions

Date: June 18, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family to Family Classes - Queens

Family to Family is a FREE series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with  mental health conditions while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. New York Queens Hospital 6:30-9:00pm

In order to register you MUST contact : Lee Israel: leemisrael@yahoo.com or Valerie Newman valsheart58@gmail.com

Space is Limited!

NO WALK INS!

Date: June 18, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

Support Group: Children of mentally ill parents

Please join our Support Group for children of people struggling with a mental health disorder whether it be depression, bipolar, schizophrenia, etc. This is a place where these children can come and talk about their struggles and get advice from others going through the same things they are. We will meet the third Thursday of every month from 7-8:30PM at the NAMIQN office.

If you have any questions please contact Nicole: nicolegrossberg@gmail.com or 516-319-9349.

NAMI Queens/Nassau Office

1981 Marcus Ave
Suite C117
Lake Success
NY
11042
Map and Directions

Date: June 20, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

NAMI Basics Class for Parents of Elementary & Middle School Children

NAMI Basics
For parents or loved ones of children no older than 13 living with mental illnesses. The child for whom the parent is seeking assistance should currently be in elementary or middle school.
Beginning June 6.  For seven weeks, excluding the week of July  4.
6:30 to 8:30.
Oceanside Library. Oceanside
Details will follow once registration is confirmed.
Questions... contact David Sills.      Sills.nami@gmail.com

Oceanside Public Library

30 Davison Ave
Oceanside
NY
11572
Map and Directions

Date: June 20, 2019

Available Spaces: 20

NAMI Unites: Bowling

NAMI Unites Bowling is for peers (people who are struggling) who are NAMI Unites members.  Any peer can join NAMI Unites at the Bowling Herrill Lanes at 465 Herrick Rd in New Hyde Park after they have registered .   You must register for bowling by the Wednesday before the event.   Each game is $3.50 and bowling shoes are supplied. Any questions please contact Jane Rivkin at janecohen@aol.com

 

Herrill Lanes

465 Herricks Rd
New Hyde Park
NY
11040
Map and Directions

Date: June 23, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Family to Family Classes

Family to Family is a FREE series of 12 weekly classes structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with  mental health conditions while maintaining their own well being. The course is taught by a team of trained NAMI family member volunteers who know what it’s like to have a loved one struggling with one of these brain disorders. Nassau Community Hospital 6:30-9:00pm

In order to register you MUST contact : Laura Affa laura.affa@gmail.com

Space is Limited!

NO WALK INS!

 

Date: June 24, 2019

Available Spaces: 25

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