About MHA of MT
"Educating and Advocating for the Mental Health of Children and Adults in Montana"
Mental Health America of Montana is a statewide education and advocacy organization. Our mission is to work for good mental health for all; and for social justice as well as quality services for persons with mental illnesses.
For over fifty years, MHA of MT has been dedicated to eliminating the stigma of mental illness, to supporting programs and individuals who provide direct mental health services, to improving care and treatment of persons with mental illnesses, and to preserving the rights of mental health consumers and their families.
MHA of MT is an inclusive organization and welcomes membership from all interested persons. To fulfill our mission, we rely entirely on the financial contributions of our members and supportive gifts, foundations, and grants.
Support MHA of MT
MHA of MT accomplishes its mission through broad based volunteer participation, collaboration with public and private agencies, identification with consumer interests, and active participation with decision makers.
We work with all individuals and organizations that are committed to better mental health services. MHA of MT sponsors numerous mental health related forums, including the legislative Mental Health Caucus. We also support consumers and their families by providing them with leadership training.
MHA of MT hosts major statewide education conferences each year for mental health professionals, educators, consumers, and the general public. Check our events page for upcoming opportunities.
Free Mental Illness Screenings
In partnership with other professionals and organizations, MHA sponsors free public screenings for a variety of mental illnesses. Follow this link for a free and anonymous screening.
Mental Health Newsletter and Alerts
Our quarterly newsletter includes updates on public policy issues, recent research, and resources on mental illness.
Alerts are notices to members and advocates of current issues requiring immediate attention.
Public Information Services
One of our services is the dissemination of education and referral information to the public.
Through our website and toll free phone number, published in all major Montana phone books, we assist with a variety of requests.
If your organization is interested in promoting their program or services via podcast or web recorded interview contact us.