For family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals with mental illness.
NAMI Family Support Groups are free, confidential and safe groups of families helping other families who live with mental health challenges. Loved ones help one another by utilizing their collective lived experiences and learned wisdom. Group members can achieve a renewed sense of hope for their loved one living with mental health challenges.
Where: Momentum Center (714 Columbus Grand Haven, MI)
Date: 4th Tuesday of Every Month
Questions: Tom Dooley, firstname.lastname@example.org or Barbara Lee, email@example.com or 616.502.2078
For Parents, Guardians and Caregivers of Teenagers and Pre-Teens
Nicole Kubec, LMSW is the owner and clinical therapist at Balance Therapy Services in Grand Haven. Nicole specializes in working with adolescents and the many issues they face today. The Parent Support Group will provide a safe space for parents to voice questions, concerns, worries, and frustrations about what their teens are going through, while receiving guidance on ways to move forward.
Where: Momentum Center Annex (712 Columbus Ave Grand Haven, MI)
Date: 3rd Monday of Every Month
Questions: 616.414.9111 firstname.lastname@example.org
The Grand Rapids Red Project is made up of community members who are passionate advocates and activists in the fight against HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and accidental overdose.
We are a diverse group in every sense of the word, and we celebrate that fact. To stop the spread of HIV , Hepatitis C, prevent unnecessary fatalities from overdose and to encourage the overall health of our community, it will take all of us, from all walks of life, experiences and choices, doing our part and taking a piece of ownership in the process.
The Red Project offers Naloxone (also known as Narcan) for FREE to individuals, family members, and friends who want to be prepared for loved one who may be at risk. The prescription, a brief training, and the medication is provided on site by knowledgeable Red Project staff and volunteers.
Where: Momentum Center Annex (712 Columbus Ave. Grand Haven, MI)
Date: Third Friday of Every Month
Questions: Brandon Hool- 616-294-8370
SMART Recovery Group
Recovery through Self-Empowerment: Our purpose is to help participants gain
independence from any addictive behavior. We believe that individuals seeking
recovery should be fully informed about the range of recovery options and free to
choose among them. Our program encourages participants to take responsibility
for their own recovery. Our meetings support their capacity to regulate their own
Mutual Help: As participants progress in recovery their focus can shift to
enjoying the activities of a healthy, fulfilling and productive life, including the
satisfaction of assisting new participants in SMART Recovery.
Where: Momentum Center Annex (712 Columbus Ave Grand Haven)
Date: Every Wednesday
Questions: Email: email@example.com or call (517)862-5394.
Peer Support Group for Parents of Children with Developmental Disabilities
An opportunity to share stories and discover resources with other parents of children with developmental disabilities. The peer support group will be led by Laura Marcus-Nolan who is a parent of a child with a developmental disability.
Where: Momentum Center Annex (712 Columbus Ave. Grand Haven)
Date: Every Third Tuesday of Every Month
Questions: Call the Momentum Center 616-414-9111 or Laura 616-822-9493