Community Support Groups

Community support groups: these are autonomous groups, which NAMI Multnomah helps promote or hosts. 

Disclaimer: Any views or opinions in these groups are solely those of the facilitators or group members and do not necessarily represent those of NAMI Multnomah.


“Talk it Over”

A supportive place for families of children or teens with mental illness or substance abuse

2nd and 4th Sundays | 4:00pm – 5:30pm
Providence Child Center, 830 NE 47th, Portland OR 97213

Contact: Margaret 503.737.9971


Bipolar and Depression Group

(Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance)

DBSA Eastside
Thursdays | 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Providence Hospital
Cancer Center, Room A-B (New location as of April 2013)
4805 NE Glisan, Portland, OR 97213
Phone: 503-683-2721

DBSA Westside
Tuesdays | 6:30p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Good Samaritan Hospital
Main entrance, 1st floor, Wistar Morris Room
1015 NW 22nd Ave., Portland, OR 97210

2nd and 4th Mondays | 7:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.
Q Center
4115 N. Mississippi Ave., Portland, OR 97217

Dual Diagnosis Anonymous (DDA): Support for those with mental illness who also deal with substance abuse

Wednesdays | 5:30pm
NAMI Multnomah,  524 NE 52nd, Portland OR 97213 Temporarily relocated to Providence Building B, 5228 NE Hoyt St, Portland, OR 97213
Contact:  Autumn 360.936.3959

Fridays | 5:30pm (This meeting is a non-exclusive LGBTQ safe space)
NAMI Multnomah, 524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213 Temporarily relocated to Providence Building B, 5228 NE Hoyt St, Portland, OR 97213
Contact: Autumn 360.936.3959

Schizophrenia Support Group

Wednesdays | 1:00pm
NAMI Multnomah, 524 NE 52nd, Portland, OR 97213


Below is a listing of additional support groups offered in the Portland Metro community. We do our best to keep this information current. If you have updates to any information on this page, please call 503.228.5692.


Parenting with a Mental Illness Free phone/online Support Group

Connect with other parents and enjoy a caring community of support
Wednesdays | 3:00pm – 4:00pm
call toll free (888) 601-3515
or log on to

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

Contact: Jason Reynolds 503.227.2423 or
Marcus Marchand 503.839.5889

Bipolar Recovery

Sundays | 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Support group for bipolar or depression.
Portland Adventist Hospital, Room 4104/4106 (4th floor)
10123 SE Market, Portland, OR 97216
More info:  Bipolar Recovery/ (no cost to join)

Anxiety/Agoraphobia/Panic Attack

1st Saturday | 2:30-4:30 pm
Mt. Hood Medical Center, 24800 SE Stark, Gresham, OR
Contact: Patricia L. Brost, RN, 503.761.2792

Portland Asperger’s Network

When: Online chat and quarterly meetings
Contact: 503.284.4507

Brain Injury Support Groups

Phone: 503.740.3155
CHADD (Children and Adults with ADD/ADHD) Portland Metro
Various meeting times
Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital
Contact: 503.294.9504

Dual Diagnosis Anonymous of Oregon
Contact: 503.737.4126

Grief Support Groups

Providence Hospital
Phone: 503.215.4815

Healing from Depression – Support Groups

Mondays | 6:30-8:30 pm
4226 NE 23rd Ave.
Cost: Sliding Scale
Contact: Douglas Bloch, M.A., 503.544-9248

Tuesdays | 6:30-8:30 pm
4226 NE 23rd Ave.
Cost: Sliding Scale
Contact: Douglas Bloch, M.A., 503.544-9248

More info: or  //

Latina Sexual Assault Support

Contact: 503.232.4448

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Group

NOTE: Not for individuals with psychotic symptoms.
Group Leader | James Hancey, MD
Phone: OHSU Psychiatry Clinic 503.494.6176

Recovery International

A self-help group for people with depression, anxiety,
phobias, fears, anger and low self-esteem.
Contac: 503.231.1334

Suicide Bereavement Support

3rd Monday | 7 pm
Location: Peace House, 2116 NE 18th
Contac: Claire Meyer 503.236.8444

2nd & 4th Sundays | 2-4 pm
Clackamas County NAMI Office
on grounds of Providence Milwaukie Hospital
10202 SE 32nd Ave., Ste. 501
Milwaukie, OR 97222
Facilitator:  Andrea Campbell 503.774.4612

Teen/Child Grief Support Groups

The Dougy Center, 3909 SE 52nd, Portland, OR 97206
Parents of children should call to schedule screening appointment.
Phone: 503.775.5683

Tourette’s Syndrome Support

Last Sunday | 3-5 pm (quarterly)
Location: Bethel Congregational Church, Beaverton
Contact: 503.413.7348

Contact Us

NAMI Multnomah
524 NE 52nd Ave.
Portland, OR 97213
Fax: 503.235.8959
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Monday - Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm