Support Groups

This page is for online peer support groups and phone support lines offered by qualified peer-run agencies and/or staffed by qualified peer support providers, listed by location. 

Statewide

Office of Mental Health Emotional Support Line
24 x 7 – Call 1-844-863-9314
Available for all who need emotional support during this time
Additional OMH Resources

For Like Minds
On Demand, Online Support
Learn More

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New York City

Baltic Street, AEH Resource and Wellness Center
Remote Peer Support Groups
Learn More

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Orange County

Family Support Group (2x per month)
First and Third Monday, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
National Alliance on Mental Illness | NAMI Orange
Learn More

Connection Peer Support Group (2x per month)
First and Third Thursdays, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
National Alliance on Mental Illness | NAMI Orange
Learn More

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Long Island

Healing Connections Peer Support Group (monthly)
4th Tuesday, 7:00 – 8:30 pm
Association for Mental Health and Wellness (AMHW)
Learn More

Nassau County

Turquoise House Online Peer Support Groups
Every Monday, 5PM-6PM: Let’s talk about anxiety with Scott
https://bit.ly/Mondayat5
Meeting ID: 811 6073 6746

Every other Tuesday, 5PM-6PM: Financial Literacy with Henry
https://bit.ly/FinancialLitGroup
Meeting ID: 836 9520 6618

Every Saturday, 12PM-1PM: Peer support with Allen
https://bit.ly/Saturdaytalk
Meeting ID: 868 6893 9538

Albany

Mental Health Empowerment Project
Peer Support Locations

White Plains

TALENT EXPRESS (Every Thursday at 7pm)
https://www.meetup.com/The-Talent-Express/events/

Catskill

Apogee Center
Water Street Studio – Daily Online Groups
Schedule

Kingston

MHA of Ulster County
Schedule

Syracuse

The Recovery Center
Peer Support and Virtual Groups
Helio Health
Learn More

Uniquepeerspectives
Newsletter

SyrPeer
Learn More

Utica

Topic: Life as We Know It
Day: Every Wednesday starting April 8 through May 13
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Virtual through Google Meet
Learn More

Plattsburgh

NAMI Champlain Valley
Remote Office Hours: Monday – Friday 8:30 AM to 6 PM
Phone: 518-561-2685 (to reach any staff member)
General email: info@nami-cv.org
Flyer
Schedule: Monday – Friday 1:30 PM
Peer SHARE Connection (Zoom/Call)
Meeting ID: 320 478 577
Password: 008685
Call in: 1-929-205-6099

Tuesday, Thursday 6 PM
Peer SHARE Connection (Zoom/Call)
Meeting ID: 756 313 939
Password: 005472
Call in: 1-929-205-6099

Wednesday, 6 PM
Better Together Family Support (Zoom/Call)
Meeting ID: 531 449 220
Password:000403
Call in: 1-929-205-6099


Buffalo

Recovery Options Made Easy
Virtual Support Groups
Schedule

Mental Health Peer Connection
Virtual Open Mic: Freedom of Expression
Thursdays from 7 pm-8 pm ET
RSVP Lisa Maria Cruz at 716-208-2590

Rochester

Creative Wellness Opportunity (CWO)
Many different types of groups
View a sample schedule here
To access and check their calendar, click here!

RocCovery Fitness
Many types of recovery and fitness groups.
View a sample schedule here.
To access and check their calendar, click here!


National

NAMI Connection Support Groups Online
NAMI Homefront (6 week online group)
Depression and Bipolar Support Groups (Nationwide)



Montgomery County, Pennsylvania
HopeWorx
Forensic Peer Support Online
Wednesdays, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
Learn More


Los Angeles (but open to all)
Flyer
SHARE Online Self-Help Support Groups

For Like Minds
A place to connect online with peers like you
Learn more

What Else Should Be On This Page?

Are you holding online peer support groups or classes that are open to all?
Let us add them to this page.
Send email to academy.virtual.community@gmail.com

(Note: There is a separate page of Support groups for Peer Support Providers.)