Support Groups

Are you a voice-hearer or person with lived experience & are looking to form a group? Let us know! 

Click here to read the Hearing Voices USA Charter & to find out what a group entails.

Manhattan

Morningside Heights: Max Caffe

1262 Amsterdam Ave (b/w 122nd & 123rd Streets).

1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm

For more information e-mail Peri: perizarrella [at] gmail [dot] com

Midtown: NAMI

505 8th Avenue #1103 (between 35th & 36th Streets)

First & Third Friday of every month from 3:30 to 5 pm.

Call the Helpline at 212-684-3264 with any questions.

West Village: Jefferson Market Library

“Complex Minds”- A weekly discussion group in a safe space for those seeking to understand their unusual experiences. For people who: see visions, hear voices, have experiences with dissociation, spiritual concerns, paranormal phenomenon, overwhelming fears…

425 Ave of the Americas (6th Ave at 10th Street)

Monday nights 6:15pm

Contact: Tami:  tgatta@communityaccess.org

 

Brooklyn

YMHA of Boro Park Room #211: For Jewish Orthodox Voice-Hearers

4910 14th Ave. Brooklyn (between 50th & 49th Streets)

Men & Women Meetings on alternate Mondays 4-5:30; contact facilitator first:
Leah Rokeach:  leahrokeach@gmail.com

Lower Hudson Valley

CHOICE Hearing Voices Group 

Location: 200 E. Post Rd. (Lower Level), White Plains, NY 10601 

When: Wednesdays, 12:30pm-2:30pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Affiliated 

Open to the general public?: Yes 

Contact: Rodolfo Borges – (914) 727-2251; rborges@choiceofny.org 

Exploring Extreme Experiences 

Location: 29 Sterling Ave., White Plains, NY 10606 

When: Thursdays, 6:00pm-7:00pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Affiliated 

Open to the general public?: No 

Contact: Jeremy Reuling – (914) 345-5900 x7107; reulingj@mhawestchester.org 

Mount Kisco Hearing Voices Group 

Location: 344 Main St., Suite 301, Mount Kisco, NY 10549 

When: 1st & 3rd Monday of month, 6:00pm-7:30pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Affiliated 

Open to the general public?: Yes 

Contacts: Alice Armwood – (914) 424-1732; armstroa@mhawestchester.org 

OR Ronda Speight – (914) 343-4903; speightr@mhawestchester.org 

 Peekskill Hearing Voices Group 

Location: 648 Harrison Ave., Peekskill, NY 10566 

When: 2nd & 4th Monday of month, 6:30pm-8:00pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Affiliated 

Open to the general public?: Yes 

Contacts: Alice Armwood – (914) 424-1732; armstroa@mhawestchester.org 

OR Ronda Speight – (914) 343-4903; speightr@mhawestchester.org 

R.I.S.E. Center Hearing Voices Group 

Location: 6 Gramatan Ave, Suite 206, Mount Vernon, NY, 10550 

When: Tuesdays, 2:00pm-3:00pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Full 

Open to the general public?: Yes 

Contact: John Lyn – (914) 664-3444; jlyn@mhepinc.org 

 Sterling Community Center Hearing Voices Group 

Location: 29 Sterling Ave., White Plains, NY 10606 

When: Mondays, 1:00pm-2:00pm 

Full/Affiliated HVN Criteria?: Affiliated 

Open to the general public?: No 

Contact: Jeremy Reuling – (914) 345-5900 x7107; reulingj@mhawestchester.org 

Long Island

The Mental Health Association
16 Main St.
Hempstead, NY 11550
Wednesday afternoon at 3:45 PM to 4:45 PM
Allen Cardwell,  Turquoise House 516-489-0100 x 2006 (the prompt will say “Diversion Manager’s… Mary, Allen Cardwell, and Adam, please leave a message”)

Upstate New York

 

The Empowerment Exchange

2136 Burdett Ave

Troy, NY

Wednesday afternoons 4-5:30pm * Starts September 13th 2017*

Contact Sarah at

(518)235-2173 or at sfelman@mhepinc.org

for more information

Online Support

First and Third Wednesday of every month

7PM Eastern / 4PM Pacific

The group will use the ZOOM meeting platform which is free to download on computers and Smartphones. Call-in option is also available.

This group is for those with personal lived experience with hearing voices, seeing visions, and/or negotiating alternative realities.

With further questions and for details on how to access the group please email Caroline at caroline@westernmassrlc.org.