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info The support group meetings listed below are not affiliated with NAMI Southwestern Illinois.

DISCLAIMER: Although we strive to keep all information up-to-date, sometimes we are not notified of any changes and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. We suggest you call the facilitator for that specific meeting before going to the meeting, to verify that the location, time, etc. is current, or if you have any other questions about that meeting. Thank you.

  • DBSA

  • Karla Smith Foundation

  • Other Local Meetings

DBSA - O’Fallon (Formerly DBSA of Madison County):

Every Monday at 7:00-8:30PM, at Blessed Saviors Lutheran Church, 1205 North Lincoln, O'Fallon, IL 62269. Contact facilitator, Ellen Schutte, at (618) 792 -6967 or Email at

DBSA of Hope, Belleville:

Every Tuesday, 7:00PM, St. Mary Catholic Church, 1701 W. Main St., Belleville, IL 62226, in the convent to the right of church front. Park on 18th St., then walk past carport, and enter on your left. Facilitated by Lisa Wojick, (618) 581-4179 and Marie Krysnoski at (618) 558-7938.

DBSA of Hope, Belleville:

Every Thursday at 5:45PM Group meets at Call for Help-Recovery Support Center, 9400 Lebanon Road, Edgemont, IL 62203, 1st building, side entrance. Facilitated by Roger Wegener (618) 444-6927 and Deanna Kelsay, (618) 799-2851.

DBSA - Highland:

Every Tuesday at 10:00AM to 11:30AM and every Thursday from 6:00PM to 7:30PM at Louis Latzer Memorial Public Library, 1001 9TH Street, Highland, IL 62249 downstairs in Children’s Library. For questions, contact Sandy Blaylock (618) 623-5115 or Roger Wegener at 618-444-6927.

Karla Smith Foundation Support Group for family and friends of persons with mental illness:

1st & 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:00–8:30PM, Peace Chapel, 10101 W. Main St., Belleville. For more information call Tom or Fran Smith at 618-624-5771 or

Karla Smith Foundation Suicide Survivor Support Group:

2nd & 4th Thursday of each month, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m., Peace Chapel, 10101 W. Main St., Belleville. For more information call Tom or Fran Smith at 618-624-5771 or

Karla Smith Foundation Support Group

St. Louis Location - Karla Smith Foundation Support Group for families and loved ones of anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide: 4th Tuesday of each month, 7:15 - 8:30PM, Clayton Behavioral, 9890 Clayton Road, Suite 100, St. Louis, MO 63124. For more information contact Tom and Fran Smith, (314) 481-0008 or email

Addiction Loss Group:    

Addiction Loss Group: This meetings is for people who have lost a loved one to addiction. The meetings is held on the second Tuesday of each month, 6:30PM, at Heartlinks Grief Center, 5110 West Main Street in Belleville, IL 62226. Call Heartlinks Grief Center with questions or for more information (618) 277-1800.

St. Louis Obsessive Compulsive Disorder Support Group:  

3rd Saturday of each month, 10:00AM to Noon, at Missouri Baptist Hospital Auditorium #1, 3015 N. New Ballas Road, Creve Coeur, MO 63141. Contact: Jan at (314) 291-7556.

Nar A Non Support Group:  

Meeting for families seeking help and support who are facing dual diagnosis issues. Every Monday, 7:00PM at Bridge Church, Steiss Road, Glen Carbon, IL 62034. For more information call 618-973-6863.

Youth M.O.V.E.  

Meets on the 3rd Monday of every month and meets in conjunction with NAMI SWI East St. Louis Child and Adolescent Support Group, 6-8PM, 908 11th Street, Emerson Park Metro Station, East St. Louis, IL For information email Jennifer Johnston at

GROW Meeting for Individuals Living with a Mental Illness  

GROW has weekly meetings in two locations. Wednesdays from 7:00-9:00PM at St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, 2167 Grand Ave., Granite City, IL 62040. On Thursdays, 7:00-9:00PM at St. Matthews Methodist Church, 1200 Moreland Drive, Belleville, IL 62223. For more information, contact Sharon at (618) 581-9101 or 1-888-741-GROW.

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