The LINKS Center, Inc. is dedicated to the support and education of family members and caregivers of those who have a mental illness. Family members play an important role in the recovery process and have their own needs for support services. The LINKS Center, Inc. provides education and training in the areas of advocacy and self care.
In keeping with our mission, our primary function at The LINKS Center is to provide support and assistance to parents and caregivers of children with emotional and behavioral health care needs. We offer help namely through parent-to-parent support services.
NAMI Family-to-Family is a free, 12-session educational program for family, significant others and friends of people living with mental illness. It is a designated evidenced-based program. NAMI Family-to-Family is taught by NAMI-trained family members who have been there, and includes presentations, discussion and interactive exercises.
NAMI Family Support Group is a peer-led support group for family members, caregivers and loved ones of individuals living with mental illness. Gain insight from the challenges and successes of others facing similar circumstances.
NAMI’s Support Groups are unique because they follow a structured model, ensuring everyone has an opportunity to be heard and to get what they need.
Free of cost to participants
Designed for adult loved ones (18+) of individuals living with mental illness
Led by family members of individuals living with mental illness
Meets weekly or monthly
No specific medical therapy or medication is endorsed or recommended
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – Call 800-273-TALK (8255)
If you or someone you know is in crisis—whether they are considering suicide or not—please call the toll-free Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) to speak with a trained crisis counselor 24/7.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline connects you with a crisis center in the Lifeline network closest to your location.