NAMI is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Your local NAMI Affiliates and volunteer leaders work in communities across the country to raise awareness and provide essential and free education, advocacy, and support group programs.
NAMI Of Multnomah County provides support, education, & advocacy to those affected by mental health challenges to create a community where mental health is valued.
NAMI Of Multnomah County
524 NE 52nd Ave
Portland, OR 97213
Phone: (503) 228-5692
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA) changes lives, saves lives and impacts lives, through education, peer support groups and advocacy for those diagnosed with a mental health illnesses and empowers their family and friends to embrace their independence, advocate for improved services, and to love them for who they are.
DBSA West Portland and Portland Eastside are locally-run, independent affiliates of the National DBSA. DBSA is the largest support organization in the nation, devoted exclusively to mood disorders. DBSA Portland has two peer mental health support groups for adults: (1) DBSA Portland Eastside–meets every Thursday, 7 to 8:30 pm at Portland Providence and DBSA Portland LGBTQ. This meeting is peer led and attendance ranges from 10 to 18 people. And (2) DBSA Support group for people who identify as LGBTQ—meets every Monday night, 7 to 8:30 pm at Q Center, 4115 N Mississippi, Gallery Room, Portland, OR 97217. This meeting is also peer led and attendance ranges from 8 to 15 people.
DBSA West Portland Support Group
David: (503) 312-7865
DBSA Portland Eastside
Jean Duncan: (971) 801-2174