June is LGBTQ+ Pride Month

The majority of Pride events are held in June to commemorate the anniversary of the Stonewall Rebellion in New York City on June 28, 1969, which most historians consider to be the birth of the modern LGBT movement. At the time, police raids on bars catering to LGBT patrons were common, but that night, the…

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Vice President of Human Resources and Operations

The Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. seeks a seasoned Human Resources professional to serve as its next Vice President of Human Resources and Operations.  Details here MHA VP of HR and Ops Position.

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Since 1949, Mental Health America and its affiliates across the country have observed May is Mental Health Month by reaching out to millions of people through the media, local events, and screenings. We invite other organizations and individuals to join us in spreading the word that mental health is something everyone should care about.

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Now Accepting Scholarship Applications

Applications are now being accepted for the 2021 Dr. Edward Shea Memorial Scholarship. The $500.00 scholarship will be awarded to a resident of Ulster County.   Applicants must be students who will be attending college or graduate school in the fall of 2021, majoring in a mental health related field. The deadline for applications is…

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In honor and recognition of

“Race, redemption and healing – that’s my thing.”  Bebe Moore Campbell In honor and recognition of Black History Month, MHA Ulster would like to bring special attention to Bebe Moore Campbell a mental health advocate who worked tirelessly to bring to light the mental health needs of the black community and other underrepresented communities. As…

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Become a Member Today

MHA is a 501c(3) nonprofit and a membership organization. If you are in a position where you can help, please do so now. Please join us by renewing your membership or joining for the first time. Memberships run on an annual basis and start at $35.00. With your support we will be able to continue…

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UPDATE ON SERVICE DELIVERY

We remain open.  We are providing services telephonically and via video as much as possible. Due to precautionary measures related to COVID-19 to protect our participants, staff and the community-at-large we have made the following service adjustments. Support Groups and Wellness Programs are taking place via zoom as much as possible.  Please call for further…

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Support MHA in Ulster when you shop on Amazon

Please choose Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. as the charity you support through AmazonSmile.  The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to MHA.

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Presents for Participants

Please join us by participating in the 2020 MHA Holiday gift giving program.  We are once again collecting new, unwrapped gifts to be distributed during the holiday season, to people of all ages in our community-based programs and MHA residences in Ulster County. Please click here to donate by credit card. For people who are separated…

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Giving Tuesday Now

Thank you for visiting our site. Today is Giving Tuesday Now. Giving Tuesday normally comes in the fall and follows in the relatively new traditions of Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. This year is different. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed everything and the need for resources for nonprofits is enormous. That’s why…

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