BRINGING HOPE TO INDIVIDUALS AND THEIR FAMILIES LIVING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

NAMI understands that mental illness affects everyone--family, friends and the community.  Coping with mental illness can be overwhelming and many people don't know where to turn for help. NAMI is here to provide support, understanding, and resources.

OUR CORE SERVICES

FAMILY PEER SUPPORT SPECIALIST AVAILABLE TO HELP FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN AND YOUTH

Are you a parent or guardian of child or teen with emotional, behavioral or mental health needs?

Do you need help navigating the complex mental health system?

Are you seeking information on social and educational programs and/or mental health services to help with your situation?

Do you need assistance working with your child's school on his/her special needs?

Do you want to connect with other families who have similar situations?  

 

Get help today!. Click here for a referral form.

For more information, call (301) 429-0970 or email - nami.pgcmd1@gmail.com 

UPCOMING 

ACTIVITIES

NAMI SUPPORT GROUPS

YOU ARE NOT ALONE.  NAMI's support groups provide a confidential place to share experiences and receive support from others who understand and care about you and your situation.  No matter what you are going through or been through…You Are Welcomed!

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For PARENTS/CAREGIVERS Supporting Adolescents and Children with Behavioral, Emotional and Mental Health Conditions

 

(2) 3RD TUESDAY | 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
South Bowie Library - Small Conference Room
15301 Hall Road, Bowie, Maryland  20721


(3) 3RD SATURDAY | 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Bowie Senior Center
149000 Health Center Drive, Bowie, Maryland 20716


For FAMILY MEMBERS AND FRIENDS Supporting Adults
with Mental Health Conditions


(1) 1ST TUESDAY | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital - Library
7503 Surratts Road, Clinton, Maryland  20735


(2) 2ND TUESDAY | 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Interdynamics, Inc.
8181 Professional Place Suite #200 Landover, Maryland 20785

  
(3) 2ND & 4TH WEDNESDAY | 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Langley Park Multi-Service Center 
1401 University Boulevard, Hyattsville, Maryland  20783
(Bilingual facilitator)


For ADULTS Seeking Mental Health Support


(1) EVERY THURSDAY | 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Laurel Regional Hospital
7300 Van Dusen Road, Laurel, Maryland 20707


(2) 4TH MONDAY | 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Kaiser Permanente's Prince George's Medical Center

6525 Belcrest Road, Suite 160, Hyattsville, Maryland  20782

Building entrance on Toledo Rd. Garage parking on America Blvd.


For YOUNG ADULTS Seeking Mental Health Support

 

2ND SATURDAY | 10:30 AM to 12:00 NOON

Interdynamics, Inc.

8181 Professional Place, Suite 200, Landover, Maryland 20785

INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY

 

NAMI Prince George's County's programs, events or activities are canceled when Prince George's County Schools (PGCPS) are closed OR have a delayed opening due to inclement weather.

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ARTICLES

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Xochitl Villarrealis pens a powerful op-ed about her brother's experience living with schizophrenia.

"When Discrimination Starts in Elementary School" by Leslie Cappiello

A mother shares her compelling story about her six-year old son's mental health issues and finding the help he needed.

"Growing Up Without Mental Health Support" by Charlotte Underwood

"Mental health care didn’t exist for me, or at least, that is what it felt like when I was a child." Charlotte Underwood shares her story growing up without mental health support. Charlotte Underwood is a mental health advocate with the aim to provide a voice to aid against the stigma.

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Contact Us

Hanko Building

8511 Legation Road

New Carrollton, MD 20784 

Office: (301) 429-0970  

Fax:  (301) 429-0971 

Email: nami.pgcmd1@gmail.com 

HELPLINE

(301) 429-0970

(English & Spanish) 

We can help when you need simple answers, community connections, emotional support, or hope during difficult times.