Physical location: 1001 W. Pinhook Rd., Ste. 227, Lafayette, LA
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 51903, Lafayette, LA 70505-1903
Family Support Group & Connection Support Group
Meet on the first and third Sunday of the month
First Lutheran Church
301 W. Farrel Road in Lafayette
Please call Mrs. Karen DuBois at 337-654-2138 for more information about Family Support.
Please call Mr. Denver Nobles at 337-849-6765 for information about the Connection support group.
Mailing Address: 10842 Ranchwood Drive, Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Family Support Group and Connection Support Group
2nd & 4th Tuesdays of each month from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
University Presbyterian Church, 3240 Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge
Please call Florence Day at 225-273-6061 for more information
3rd Tuesday of each month starting at 7:00PM
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 3174, Pineville, LA 71361
NAMI Connection Support Group
Weekly meetings, each Thursday evening from 5:00 to 6:30 pm
Longleaf Hospital, located at 44 Versailles Blvd. in Alexandria.
Please call NAMI Central Louisiana for more information.
Physical Address: 1538 Louisiana Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70115
NAMI New Orleans offers three NAMI Family Support Groups per month:
Uptown: At the NAMI New Orleans Uptown location, 1538 Louisiana Avenue in
New Orleans, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on the 1st Wednesday of each month.
Westbank: At the NAMI New Orleans Westbank location, 2051 8th Street in Harvey,
from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.
Metairie: At Congregation Beth Israel, 4004 West Esplanade Avenue in Metairie,
from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on the 4th Thursday of each month.
NAMI New Orleans Connection Support Groups:
Every Thursday from 1:30-3 p.m. at 1538 Louisiana Ave. in New Orleans.
Every Friday from 1-2:30 pm at 2051 8th St. in Harvey.
NAMI New Orleans Survivors of Suicide Loss:
This support group is free for people whose lives have been impacted by the loss of a
loved one, friend, neighbor, or co-worker to suicide.
The group meets twice monthly on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm.
NAMI New Orleans Uptown Friendship Club, 1538 Louisiana Avenue, New Orleans.
Parking is available on the ground floor. Meeting room is on the 2nd floor.
Please contact the facilitators before attending your first group by leaving a voicemail at 504-410-7025
NAMI New Orleans also publishes a Resource Guide for people living with mental illness and a
Family Guide for their loved ones. They are available in print or at www.namineworleans.org.
Mailing address: P. O. Box 33932 Shreveport, LA 71130-3932
Peer Support Group
Open to people who have a mental illness who will benefit from support and who can offer support to others.
First Monday only of each month from 5:30 – 6:30
Kings Highway Christian Church, 806 Kings Highway, Shreveport.
Mailing address:P. O. Box 1585Ruston, LA 71273-1585
Monthly Educational Seminars:
For dates, times, locations and other information, please contact Dr. Jerrilene Washington.
710 W. Prien Lake Rd. Suite 206, Lake Charles, LA
Family Support Group is a support group for families and friends of those living with
mental illness. Come join us and meet other family members who have experienced the
effects of mental illness.
Support group meets every 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6pm at the NAMI SWLA office at
710 W. Prien Lake Rd. Suite 206, Lake Charles
For more information call the NAMI SWLA office at 337-433-0219
Achieving Wellness Support Group-for Individuals Diagnosed with Mental Illness-a support
group for people living with mental illness. The group provides an ongoing opportunity to
discuss the challenges of living with mental illness and techniques for maintaining wellness.
All groups are facilitated by peers living in recovery.
Support group meets every 2nd & 4th Friday of each month from 11am to 12pm at
at the NAMI SWLA office at 710 W. Prien Lake Rd. Suite 206, Lake Charles, La.
For more information call 337-433-0219
Physical Address: 23515 Hwy 190, Mandeville, LA 70448
Mailing Address: P. O. Box 2055, Mandeville, LA 70470
Toll Free: 888-521-2297
NAMI Connection Support Group, 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Covington – (Weekly) Every Thursday evening from 6:30pm to 8:00pm in the Madisonville Room at
St. Tammany Parish Hospital, 1202 S. Tyler St., Covington, LA 70433
Hammond – First and third Wednesday of every month in the E. Brent Dufreche Conference Center on the main
campus at the North Oaks Medical Center
Slidell – Second and fourth Tuesday of every month in the Camellia Room at Ochsner Medical Center- Northshore
(Main Hospital Building lobby entrance)
Family Support Group, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Covington Family Support Group meets on the second Tuesday of every month from 7PM to 9PM in the Pelican
Room at Lakeview Regional Medical Center. 95 Judge Tanner Blvd. Covington, LA 70433 (Main Hospital Building,
Registration Pavilion Entrance).