NAMI Signature Support Groups


Since 1984, NAMI Maine has been offering support groups throughout the state.

  • Free, confidential opportunities for people to find support and information.
  • Safe places to share stories about struggles and successes with mental illness or co-occurring substance use.
  • Offer the chance to learn from people experiencing similar issues and learn new skills to approach daily challenges.
  • Visit the Support Group Frequently Asked Questions page to learn more.


    Find Support Groups Meeting Remotely During COVID-19:


   Types of Support Groups:
  • Connection Recovery Support Groups

For individuals living with mental health challenges

  • Friends & Family Support Groups

For friends and family members supporting individuals living with mental health challenges

  • Combined Support Groups

For individuals living with mental health challenges and those supporting individuals with mental health challenges

  • Veterans Support Groups

For veterans living with and those supporting veterans living with mental health challenges

  • FaithNet Support Groups

For individuals seeking a  support group with non-denominational, spiritual component


    Interested in Facilitating a Support Group?
  • NAMI Maine is always seeking support group facilitators in every part of Maine!
  • All support groups are facilitated by trained volunteers who have lived experience. 
  • Click here to find out more about becoming a facilitator, organizing a new support group in your area and completing the 2-day training.



Contact Natalie Petrone @ (800) 464-5767 x 2305 or


Have you recently attended a support group and want to provide feedback to the NAMI-Maine office?  Please provide feedback either anonymously or to request contact from the main office.  


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