Events

Aug
17
Mon
Dr. Reikart
Aug 17 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
ZOOM: Coping with Stress and Anxiety During Covid-19 Support Group
Aug 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join us as we share stories, emotions, and skills to manage fear. A virtual support group for adults. 
Monday 6PM
RSVP Bridget bmcnally@mhawny.org
or 716-886-1242×347
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

Aug
18
Tue
ZOOM: Depression, Anxiety, OCD, and Bipolar Support Group
Aug 18 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

This group is open to adults with mental health diagnoses
Please contact Bridget at bmcnally@mhawny.org to RSVP
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

Headway’s Virtual Support Group – Issues related to brain injury (peer and/or caregiver)
Aug 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Situations and stressors exacerbated by current pandemic.

Headway of WNY, Inc.
Virtual Connection

Contact: Please send your name, phone number, email address and session(s) you would like to attend to: support@headwayofwny.org. Upon receipt of email, further instructions will be provided for your virtual connection. Participants will need either Chrome browser with Microsoft software, or Safari browser with Apple software. There is no cost to attend. We encourage all those interested to send email as instructed above by August 1st,  or at least one day before the scheduled group to ensure your virtual connection is established.

 

Aug
19
Wed
ZOOM: Teen Peer Support Group
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

This peer support group is open to adolescent youth between the ages of 13-18. Youth Peer Advocates facilitate this strength-based group to give youth the opportunity to connect with their peers, validate each others’ experiences, and discuss management of mental health. The group offers a safe place for youth to receive support as well as to celebrate accomplishments and practice self-care skills.

For more info or to RSVP:
Email: peersupport@mhawny.org
Call: (716) 886-1242 X 345
Call or Text: (716) 245-5339

You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

ZOOM: Survivors of Sexual Assault Support Group
Aug 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Survivors of sexual assault and rape may feel alone and isolated. You are not alone. This group brings survivors together to discuss their experiences and offer each other support. 18+ only, please

First and third Wednesday
5:30-6:30PM 
RSVP to SASpeergroup@gmail.com
or Bridget at 716-1242×347
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

This event has a video call.
Join: https://meet.google.com/kej-wuck-epy
(US) +1 347-486-6885 PIN: 716345732#
View more phone numbers: https://tel.meet/kej-wuck-epy?pin=8928687485786&hs=7

Zoom Fam Support Gp Online @ Online
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All NAMI Buffalo & Erie County in-person meetings canceled due to COVID until further notice. 

You can pre-register for an online Family Support Group by emailing online@namibuffalony.org with 1) your preferred time, 2) name and a 3) phone number for us to call and arrange to get you registered. 

Please stay safe and well. 

Facilitated, confidential support for family members and caregivers concerned about and/or caring for a person with mental illness. 

There is no fee for this service, though participants are encouraged to join NAMI Buffalo & Erie County or make a donation, if able. No one is denied membership due to financial hardship. Membership includes local, state, and national NAMI.

This group is not appropriate for a person who has a diagnosis unless they are a caregiver of a loved one who has mental illness. Referrals to other services available. For any questions, call the office at 716-226-6264.

Aug
20
Thu
Zoom Fam Support Gp @ Online
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All NAMI Buffalo & Erie County in-person meetings canceled due to COVID until further notice. 

You can pre-register for an online Family Support Group by emailing online@namibuffalony.org with 1) your preferred time, 2) name and a 3) phone number for us to call and arrange to get you registered. 

Please stay safe and well. 

Facilitated, confidential support for family members and caregivers concerned about and/or caring for a person with mental illness. 

There is no fee for this service, though participants are encouraged to join NAMI Buffalo & Erie County or make a donation, if able. No one is denied membership due to financial hardship. Membership includes local, state, and national NAMI.

This group is not appropriate for a person who has a diagnosis unless they are a caregiver of a loved one who has mental illness. Referrals to other services available. For any questions, call the office at 716-226-6264.

Aug
21
Fri
ZOOM: 20-Something Support Group
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

20-Something Support Group is open to transition-age youth ages 18-28. Youth Peer Advocates facilitate this strength-based and recovery centered group to provide validation and support to emerging adults facing mental health and/or substance use struggles.

For more info or to RSVP:
Email peersupport@mhawny.org,
call (716) 886-1242 X 345, 
or call/text: (716) 245-5339
You will receive a confirmation email with log-in information

Aug
22
Sat
CONFERENCE LINE:Writing and Well-Being
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us as we work on prompts weekly and share them with one another, offering each other positive reinforcement.

HERE’S HOW TO GET INTO THE GROUP:

  1. Call MHA’s main phone number at 886-1242
  2. Enter the extension 401
  3. Enter the password 1234#

This event has a video call.
Join: https://meet.google.com/bda-bnwk-icf
(US) +1 208-715-5740 PIN: 426599722#
View more phone numbers: https://tel.meet/bda-bnwk-icf?pin=3501407917754&hs=7