Recovery & Peer Support

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

8221 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive
Fairfax, Virginia 22031

Michael T. Lane,
Director of Individual & Family Affairs

Recovery Groups

for People with Mental Health Challenges and/or Substance Use Disorders

Photo of support group members talking

Check out these support groups in our community for help with mental and emotional challenges, substance abuse, and co-occurring disorders. Learn how others are coping and recovering in a caring, confidential environment.

(To view the online information for the organizations below, please copy and paste the link into your browser's address bar.)

  • Al-Anon of Northern Virginia – www.alanonva.com
  • Alcoholics Anonymous – www.aavirginia.org/meetings
  • American Society for Suicide Prevention – https://afsp.org/our-work/chapters/
  • Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance of Northern Virginia – http://dbsanova.org/
  • Dual Recovery Anonymous – http://draonline.org/meetings_dra/usa/virginia.html
  • NAMI-Northern Virginia – www.NAMI-NorthernVirginia.org
  • Narcotics Anonymous – www.cprna.org/find-a-meeting/meeting-list/
  • Suicide.org – www.suicide.org/support-groups/virginia-suicide-support-groups.html

"Heads Up" and "Talk It Out" - Teen and parent recovery groups

The "Heads Up" and "Talk It Out" teen and parent recovery groups meet concurrently at the Merrifield Center each week.