Register for NAMI San Mateo Programs

Register for NAMI San Mateo Programs

  • *Please note that you will receive a call to confirm your eligibility for the program. You are not confirmed until you speak to a NAMI SMC representative*


Thank you for your interest in registering for a NAMI SMC program. Please read the descriptions of the programs below thoroughly before choosing the program you would like to attend. We will contact you within the next couple of days about scheduling.

The NAMI Basics Program is a free, 6-week course designed for parents and other family caregivers of children and adolescents (diagnosed prior to age 13), with emotional and behavioral difficulties, who are currently 17 years old or younger. The course is taught by trained family members.

The NAMI Family-to-Family Education Program is a free, 12-week course for family caregivers of adult children (aged 18+), with severe mental illnesses. The course is taught by trained family members.<

Peer-to-Peer is a free 10-week course for individuals with any serious mental illness who are interested in establishing and maintaining their wellness and recovery. Those wishing to participate will be matched with an individual with a mental health diagnosis who has been trained to be a peer-to-peer teacher/mentor.

The NAMI Provider Education Program is a 5-week course that presents a penetrating, subjective view of family and consumer experiences with serious mental illness to line staff at public agencies who work directly with people experiencing severe and persistent mental illnesses. The course helps providers realize the hardships that families and consumers face and appreciate the courage and persistence it takes to live with and recover from mental illness.Please call us at 650-638-0800 or email us at if you have any questions.