SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT - If you are dealing with a mental illness, or love someone who is, NAMI, the National Alliance On Mental Illness, offers support, education, advocacy and hope. NAMI Southeast Connecticut hosts the following support groups in Niantic and Norwich. For more information, visit: www.namisoutheastct.org, call (860) 859-4658, or e-mail information@namisect.org.

For family, partners, friends and significant others of adults living with mental illness. Meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Southeastern Mental Health Authority, located at 401 West Thames Street, Building 301 in Norwich. November 2019 Meetings: Nov. 6 and 20.

For family, partners, friends and significant others of adults living with mental illness. Meets the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of every month from 7 to 8:30 p.m., at Brian's Healing Hearts Center for Hope & Healing, located at 461 Main Street in Niantic. November 2019 Meetings: Nov. 7 and 21.

Are you between the ages of 18-29 (give or take!) and in need of emotional support? Connect with other young adults and discuss everyday life challenges and participate in thought provoking activities. Meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of every month from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Brian's Healing Hearts Center for Hope & Healing, located at 461 Main Street in Niantic. There will be no meeting on Thanksgiving Day. The November meeting will take place Nov. 14 (no meeting Nov. 28).

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