Latest Mental Health Association Stories

2010-08-18 12:17:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mental Health/Mental Retardation (MH/MR) Coalition sent a letter today to Governor Edward G. Rendell urging him to protect funding to services for people with mental illness, intellectual disabilities and substance abuse disorders during the budget balancing process. The group issued the call in response to budget adjustments being contemplated by the state as a result of a lower than anticipated Federal Medical Assistance Percentage...

2009-05-20 10:27:00

Dr. Trevor Hadley Will Receive MHASP's Leadership Award PHILADELPHIA, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles H. Ramsey has been chosen to receive the prestigious Bell of Hope Award presented by the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP), one of the largest mental health advocacy and peer-support service organizations in the United States. Mayor Michael Nutter will present the award at MHASP's annual dinner, Thursday, May 21, at the...

2006-12-05 18:02:09

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mental Health Association in San Diego County (MHASD), San Diego's leading mental health advocacy organization, announces its merger with Alpha Behavioral Health Services (AlphaBHS - Alpha of San Diego, Inc.), a non-profit social services agency serving San Diego for over 30 years. The transition process has already begun and both organizations will be working from one central office in North Park by January 1, 2007. The programs and services at both...

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