MHA in Ulster Applauds Return of Behavioral Health Beds to Ulster County

The Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. (MHA), applauds the return of inpatient behavioral health beds to WMC-HealthAlliance.  We are relieved to see these critical services return to Ulster County.  It is important that the residents of Ulster County have these services available close to home.  When someone is in need of a psychiatric…

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Applications are Being Accepted for Diversity and Social Justice Scholarship

Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 Shafran & Rock Pllc, Diversity and Social Justice Scholarship.  The purpose of the scholarship is to recognize students who donate time and effort to social justices causes or activities, celebrate diversity and encourage the training of individuals to assist in helping others; especially to aid in the…

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Become a 2022 MHA in Ulster Supporter!

It’s that time again.  We need your support.  Please become a 2022 MHA in Ulster Supporter by making your membership contribution today.  Follow this link to donate online right now https://www.mhainulster.com/membership2022/. MHA is a 501c(3) nonprofit and a membership organization. Memberships start at $35.00.  With your support we will be able to continue providing valuable…

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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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Support MHA in Ulster’s work and donate items our clients could really use.

The Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. has created an AmazonSmile Charity List of items our clients could really use.  These items will directly benefit participants in MHA’s care management programs, our Assertive Community Treatment program, participants in our day programs and adults living in MHA residences.  Please support our clients and the work…

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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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Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. Announces New CEO

The Board of Directors of the Mental Health Association in Ulster County, Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Juliann Curabba, LCSW, MSED as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer. Curabba, who most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of Maryvale in California, a $25 million agency that provides service to 1100 clients per…

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MHA Scholarship Awarded

Congratulations to Marissa Morris on being chosen for the 2020 May Evans & Lucille Pritchard Endowment Funds Scholarship. Marissa has completed her undergrad work at the College of Saint Rose and is pursuing her Master’s Degree in Social Work. Keep up the great work! The May Evans & Lucille Pritchard Endowment Funds Scholarship in the…

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Inpatient mental health services need to return to Ulster County

To the Editor, Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, everyone in Ulster County has been called upon to make changes and sacrifices. The economy has been almost shut down, Mental Health Association as an essential service remains open and all nonessential workers have been asked to stay home. We are doing this to save lives. One…

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