Support Groups, Educational Meetings

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The National Alliance on Mental Illness Alger/Marquette offers free, confidential peer support groups from 7pm to 9 pm Eastern Time, in person and on Zoom, for individuals living with mental illness, and friends or families living with an individual with mental illness.

NAMI will hold in-person support groups on the following dates at Superior Alliance for Independent Living (SAIL), 1200 Wright Street, Suite A, Marquette, from 7pm to 9pm. Enter to the left of the main door where there will be a NAMI-meets-here sign.

  • Monday, September 11
  • Thursday, September 21
  • Monday, October 9
  • Thursday, October 1
  • Monday, November 13
  • Thursday, November 16
  • Monday, December 11
  • Thursday, December 21

In-person education meetings will be held on Monday, September 25 and Monday, October 23 at 7pm. Please see our Facebook page for speakers and subjects.  In addition to these in-person meetings, NAMI will hold Zoom support groups:

  • Thursday, October 12, from 7pm to 9pm. (Zoom dates may be subject to change.)
  • Thursday, November 9, from 7pm to 9pm. (Zoom dates may be subject to change.)
  • Thursday, December 7, from 7pm to 9pm. (Zoom dates may be subject to change.)

To receive a Zoom invitation: before 6:45pm on the day of the support group, please email, or call/text 906-360-7107.

For information about the dates of future in-person and Zoom support groups, check this page or our Facebook page.  For additional information please contact Cindy Bertucci at, or 906-360-7107.

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NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 12-session educational program for families, significant others, and friends of people with mental health conditions. The course significantly improves the coping and problem-solving abilities of the people closest to a person with a mental health condition.

For information about the next Family-to-Family class, please contact Cindy at 906-360-7107.