Education, Prevention and Treatment Topics of MHA Social Media Campaign
Christmas time is here. Happiness and cheer. Fun for all that children call their favorite time of year. Yet, for so many of our friends, neighbors, family, and co-workers the holidays are not necessarily “the most wonderful time of the year.”
Grant Will Fund Renovation of Affordable Sober Housing to Support Men, Women and Veterans in Recovery
The CDC’s statistics are sounding an alarm we all need to hear: In America, people are now dying at a faster rate and at an earlier age as a result of conditions that are preventable.
Connecticut Business Systems Knows MHA Matters
MHA Supports Employment Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities By Cheryl Fasano, President & CEO of MHA Workplaces that welcome the talents of all people, including people with disabilities, are a critical component in efforts to build an inclusive community and a strong economy. In my role at MHA, I see the impact that doing meaningful [...]
MHA launches “Good To Go” to help those in respite crisis
Where did the summer go? Those once empty streets which made for such an easy morning commute are now filled with yellow school buses and children eager to replace their flip flops and Frisbees with backpacks and blackboards. Perhaps for some that may be true, but for others, the thought of returning to school isn’t [...]
Last year alone, drug overdoses killed 72,000 Americans. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, that record number reflects a 10% increase from the year before. In Massachusetts alone, there were more than 2,000 deaths due to overdose in 2017. It’s an epidemic that we, as a community, must fight. Last week, Governor [...]
September means back to school supplies and that means a new set of financial challenges for families...