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NAMI Minnesota Connection Support Group: Young Adult

This is a free, peer-led support group for young adults (18- 30) living with a mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences. The group is led by trained lead...

Sunday, Jun 16 | 06:30pm CDT
Free
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NAMI Minnesota
Hosted By
Leah W.
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Depression
DBSA Black Community Peer Support Groups

DBSA has developed and nurtured the formation of online peer support groups specifically for Black individuals living with a mood disorder or who believe they may have a mood disorder. The groups, led by a Black ...

Sunday, Jun 16 | 07:00pm CDT
Free
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Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Hosted By
Christina J.
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Bipolar
Bipolar Support Group - Building Your Self-Esteem
HeyPeers Certified Meeting

These meetings are specifically for individuals who are suffering from Bipolar Disorder. While many Bipolar sufferers deal with mania or hypomanic episodes, most experience depression regularly. The combination c...

Monday, Jun 17 | 09:00am EDT
$9.99
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Welcome to HeyPeers Certified Meetings!
Hosted By
Vanessa W.
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VOA|ReST 4 First Responders

First Responders Supporting First Responders: Free Confidential Group Conversations for First Responder Resilience. VOA|ReST 4 First Responders are peer-to-peer small group support sessions designed to help First...

Monday, Jun 17 | 10:00am EDT
Free
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VOA|ReST 4 First Responders
Hosted By
Patricia D.
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Anxiety
Monday Motivation Anxiety Support Group

Anxiety Support Group- Motivation Monday starts the week off right with others that understand the challenges that exist with anxiety and depression. Spend an hour sharing and/or support with a limited number of ...

Monday, Jun 17 | 10:00am EDT
$5.99
Hosted By
Lori H.
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Fraud
AARP Fraud Watch Network VOA | ReST Program

AARP Fraud Watch Network VOA | ReST Program is online and confidential. Small peer groups are led in discussion by one or more trained peer facilitators to help you reestablish trust, integrate your experience, a...

Monday, Jun 17 | 12:00pm EDT
Free
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AARP Fraud Watch Network VOA | ReST Program
Hosted By
Liz B.
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General
Dealing With Anger

Join us as we explore the various challenges we face while dealing with anger. We’ll explore solutions and healthy ways of channeling and resolving anger issues. We’ll discuss the healthy and the negative ways of...

Monday, Jun 17 | 09:00am PDT
Free
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Project Return Peer Support Network
Hosted By
Taamer R.
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General
NAMI Connection Support Group

This is a free, peer-led support group for any adult (18+) who is living with a mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar experiences. The group is led by trained lea...

Monday, Jun 17 | 12:00pm CDT
Free
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NAMI Minnesota
Hosted By
Mary J.
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Women
Postpartum Support Group: Mood and Anxiety Help

If you are a new mom who feels like her emotions are very challenging, come find comfort and guidance in knowing you are not alone. Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders can indeed be overcome with support and com...

Monday, Jun 17 | 01:00pm EDT
Free
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HeyLadies
Hosted By
Diana B.
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Addiction
Astrology/Spirituality for Healing

Welcome to our support group dedicated to exploring mindfulness tools such as astrology and tarot in the journey of recovery. As someone who has been on the path of opioid addiction recovery for five years, I und...

Monday, Jun 17 | 02:00pm EDT
Free
Hosted By
Meagan O.
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Frequently Asked Questions


Why Join a Support Group?

Support groups offer a unique opportunity to connect with others who share similar experiences. They help reduce isolation and loneliness, provide a sense of community, and offer practical advice and support. Here are some key benefits of joining a support group:

  • Shared Experiences: Find comfort in knowing you are not alone in your struggles.
  • Emotional Support: Receive and provide encouragement and empathy.
  • Practical Advice: Gain insights and tips from others who have faced similar challenges.
  • Personal Growth: Enhance your coping skills and resilience.

Who Should Use Support Groups?

Support groups are open to anyone looking for support. They often focus on specific topics such as depression, anxiety, family issues, or grief. It's important to find a group that feels right for you. If the first group you join doesn't meet your needs, don't hesitate to try another one.


Why use HeyPeers for Support Groups?

At HeyPeers, we provide a platform where multiple organizations offer a wide range of support groups. Many of these groups are offered for free by non-profits dedicated to supporting your mental health and well-being. Additionally, we feature HeyPeers-certified meetings conducted by verified certified peer specialists and independent peer specialists who offer their services via our platform. If you are feeling overwhelmed or isolated, our platform provides the support you need to empower yourself and take control of your mental health.

One of the biggest reasons HeyPeers stands out is that only certified peer specialists can lead support groups on our platform. This ensures better quality of support and follows the right protocols to make sure the support group is a safe place. Unlike random peer-led support groups, our certified specialists are trained to provide proper guidance without suggesting potentially harmful medications or practices.


Is HeyPeers a Safe Place for Mental Health Issues?

Yes, HeyPeers is designed to be a safe and supportive environment for addressing mental health issues. On HeyPeers, support groups can be joined anonymously, allowing you to participate without revealing your identity. We also have mechanisms in place to stop any inappropriate behavior, ensuring that the support group remains a safe and respectful space for all participants. Our certified peer specialists are trained to provide proper guidance and follow protocols that promote safety and well-being in every session.


Types of Support Groups Available on HeyPeers

  • Free Support Groups: Offered by various non-profit organizations, these groups cover a range of topics and provide free access to support.
  • HeyPeers-Certified Meetings: Conducted by verified certified peer specialists, these paid meetings ensure high-quality, professional support.
  • Independent Peer Specialists: Individual peer specialists offering personalized support services through our platform. These specialists provide one-on-one sessions and create specific topics for personalized meetings. Users can register for these paid services to receive targeted support.
  • Team-Led Groups: Some organizations offer team-led groups with more than one group leader, providing diverse perspectives and enhanced support.

Can I Access Support Groups Online?

Yes, HeyPeers offers online support groups, allowing you to connect with others from the comfort of your home. Our online communities and discussion boards provide additional ways to stay connected and supported, especially if local groups are not available.


What Topics Do HeyPeers Support Groups Cover?

HeyPeers provides a platform for various organizations to offer support groups covering a wide range of topics to address diverse mental health and well-being needs. In addition to HeyPeers-certified support groups, our platform hosts groups focused on: