Peer Support Groups in Vermont

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group Meetings are a free, 90-minute recovery support group for people living with mental illness where people learn from one another’s experiences, share coping strategies and offer mutual encouragement and understanding. The groups provide an ongoing opportunity to discuss the challenges of living with mental illness and the techniques for maintaining wellness. All meetings are facilitated by trained NAMI peers living in recovery.

 

Bennington

Time: Every Tuesday: 12:00-1:30 pm
Location:
United Counseling Service
316 Dewey Street, CRT Center

Burlington

Time: Every Thursday: 3:00-4:30 pm
Location:
St. Paul’s Cathedral
2 Cherry Street
(enter from parking lot into lower level)

 

Berlin/Central VT

Time: The second Thursday of each month: 4:00-5:30 pm
Location:
Central Vermont Medical Center (Boardroom)
130 Fisher Road

Newport

(Temporarily suspended)

Rutland

Time: Every Sunday: 4:30-6:00 pm
Location:
Rutland Mental Health Services
78 South Main Street, Wellness Center
Driving/Parking: You cannot get to 78 S. Main Street by just turning off South Main. Instead you must take Killington Ave one block and take right onto East Street for one block and then turn right onto Engrem Ave (ONE WAY toward S. Main). Parking is on left side of road. First door off the parking lot.

 

St. Johnsbury

Time: Every Thursday: 6:30-8:00 pm
Location:
Universalist Unitarian Church
47 Cherry Street

For more information about the Connection Recovery Support Groups, contact NAMI Vermont at 800-639-6480 or email: program@namivt.org