Support and Programs

NAMI Temecula Valley offers a wide variety of programs to serve the community.

Our programs are:

NAMI Family-to-Family
: 12 session course for family members. Teaches families how to better understand their relative’s illness. Information on medication, communication, recovery, and advocacy are taught. For information or to register for the class contact Aurelio at (760) 529-3377 or Dolores at (321) 368-1327

NAMI Peer-to-Peer
: 10 week course for persons with a diagnosed mental illness. Peers learn how to understand, manage, and achieve recovery. There is no charge for the course; however, registration is required as class size is limited. For information or to register for the class contact Erika at (949) 874-5482 or Ismael at (951) 442-7145.

Connection Support Group meets at Crossroads Church located at 26090 Ynez Road, Temecula, 92591, on the first, second, and third Tuesday from 1:00PM to 2:30PM. It is for peers only (people who have a mental illness). The fourth Tuesday is a group outing. For more information, please contact Sharon at (951) 672-2089.

NAMI Parents & Teachers as Allies
: Informative presentations on recognizing early-onset mental illness in children and adolescents.

NAMI In Our Own Voice: Trained peers share their journey from diagnosis to recovery.

Other Local Resources

DBSA (Depression & Bipolar Association): For peers. Meets Fridays at 11:30AM in Old Town Temecula at the Mary Philips Senior Center, 41845 6th Street, Temecula, CA 92590.

Family Member Support Group: 2nd Thursday of the month 6:30PM-9:30PM, Temecula Mental Health Clinic, 41002 County Center Drive, Temecula. Contact Mary at (951) 693-4095 for more information.

Department of Mental Health

Family Advocate Program
4060 County Circle Drive
Riverside, CA 92503
(800) 330-4522

Temecula Mental Health Clinic
41002 County Center Drive
Suite 320
Temecula, CA 92591
(951) 600-6355

Perris Mental Health Clinic
1688 N. Perris Boulevard
Suite L-11
Perris, CA 92571
(951) 443-2200

Lake Elsinore Mental Health Clinic
31946 Mission Trail
Suite B
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
(951) 245-7663