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National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

NAMI helps people affected by mental illness navigate daily challenges by connecting them to relevant information and peer support groups.

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Grief & Loss

The Compassionate Friends - Loss to Mental Illness

A support group for those who have experienced the loss of a child, grandchild, or sibling to mental illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

“I finally feel in control of my mental health”

By Charise Jewell
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Supporting your mental health & the emotional well-being of loved ones

If you’re struggling with mental health challenges like depression, loneliness, or anxiety—or you know someone who is—find resources to help you cope from Option B, because we all deserve to treat our mental health with the same care and compassion we do our physical health.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Finding new appreciation for Mother's Day after illness

By Jennifer Holmstoen Lee
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Grief & Loss

The Compassionate Friends - Loss to Long-Term Illness

A support group for those who have experienced the loss of a child, grandchild, or sibling to long-term illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

NAMI Conexión

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Spanish-language peer-led support group for people living with a mental health condition.

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Grief & Loss

Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors - Loss Due to Illness Peer Support Group

Group for those who have experienced the death of a loved one serving in the Armed Forces due to illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group

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Peer-led support group for people living with a mental health condition.

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Health, Illness & Injury

NAMI Family Support Group

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Peer-led support group for family members, partners, and friends of people living with a mental illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

NAMI Online Discussion Groups

Discussion groups for those who have been affected by mental illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Remembering with my mom, through her Alzheimer’s

By Heather Oglesby
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Health, Illness & Injury

“My diagnosis was a turning point.”

By A'Driane Nieves
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Health, Illness & Injury

“Art helps me go to safe places.”

By Clyde R. Horn
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Health, Illness & Injury

The New Year is a time for hope, even after tragedy

By Gabby Giffords & Mark Kelly
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Health, Illness & Injury

The Purple Sherpa Basecamp

A community that offers support for care partners and caregivers of loved ones with Alzheimer's or dementia.

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Health, Illness & Injury

HeartLife Canada - Help for Hearts with Heart Failure

A community for individuals and carers living with heart failure to connect with one another.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Meetup: Recovery and Fellowship

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Connect with people in your community who are recovering from health challenges.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Meetup: Support and Recovery

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Meet other people in your community who are recovering from health challenges.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Hidden Heroes Community

A community for those caring for an injured servicemember or veteran.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Easterseals Thrive

Meet ups where young women with disabilities can connect and share their experiences.

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Help your loved ones plan for significant days – Option B

Significant days like a birthday, holiday, or the anniversary of a marriage or a loved one’s passing can be stressful for people dealing with challenges like grief, divorce, or illness. You can help them make a plan for how to spend the day.

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#OptionBThere For Mother's Day

For many, Mother’s Day is filled with celebration and togetherness. But for those who have lost a child or mom or are struggling with infertility or illness, it can be hard. Here, you’ll find actions large and small you can take to offer extra support and help them find meaning.

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Health, Illness & Injury

You Are Not Alone - Dealing With Spinal Cord Injury

A group for individuals and families facing spinal cord injury to support one another.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Attitude of Gratitude with Chronic Pain

A group for those living with chronic pain who strive to live life to the fullest.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Menopause Chicks

A community of women helping one another navigate perimenopause & menopause.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Cancer Survivors Network

A place where people whose lives have been affected by cancer can find support and share their stories.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Living with Health Challenges

Whether it's an unexpected diagnosis, mental health concerns, or an ongoing disability, dealing with health challenges can be scary and isolating. Here you'll find others who understand what you're going through.

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Health, Illness & Injury

“What I found was that behind my fear lived hope.”

By Kristen Steele
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Health, Illness & Injury

Finding a Resolution for Infertility

A community where people dealing with infertility can discuss family building and treatment options.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Camp HLC

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Camps across the country for kids and young adults who have or had loved ones battling ALS.

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Health, Illness & Injury

Medical Students & Physicians with Chronic Medical Conditions

A community for medical students and physicians facing their own health challenges to support each other while helping others through illness.

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Health, Illness & Injury

“I often thank God for giving me the gift of caring for Leo.”

By Caitlin Piccirillo
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How to Support Your Loved One with Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant – Option B

Learn how to help friends who are facing grief, illness, divorce, and other types of adversity. Watch Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant explain the Platinum Rule of Friendship.

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