Connection Support Group
A free, peer-led support group for adults living with mental illness. No registration required. Click here for more information.
Owatonna: Every Monday
Owatonna Hospital, Room 1408 (across from cafeteria), 2250 26th St NW, Owatonna, MN
Kasson: Every Tuesday
First Presbyterian Church, 101 6th Ave NW, Kasson, MN
Rochester: Every Wednesday
NAMI Office, 1700 Broadway Ave N, Suite 103/The Lighthouse (Use Entrance B)
Other Support Groups
DEPRESSION/ANXIETY SUPPORT GROUP
Austin: Every Monday
Meets at Austin Congregational UCC Church, 1910 3rd Ave. NW, Austin, MN
Leader: Terri Bergstrom
For more information contact 507-433-2301
Certified Peer Support Specialists
Certified Peer Support Specialists have made significant progress in their own mental illness recovery. They use personal experience to model wellness, hope, self-advocacy and responsibility.
Here are some of the ways Certified Peer Support Specialists can help:
Helping identify strengths, abilities and assets in order to reach goals
Developing recovery and wellness goals
Connecting to local resources
Educating about the recovery journey as well as mental health and wellness
Facilitating group activities
Contact Jenn Becker at (507) 316-0927 or firstname.lastname@example.org to determine how a Certified Peer Support Specialist can play a role in your recovery journey.