NAMI Blog

Westborough Behavioral Healthcare Hospital Announces Partners in Excellence Award to NAMI Massachusetts!

February 26, 2018

February 28, 2018, at 7:00 pm, at Employment Options 82 Brigham St, Marlborough, MA 01752 “The award acknowledges non-profit organizations with a positive standing in the community that share the goals, mission/vision and values of the Hospital; and are positively positioned to impact the lives of those with mental illness or substance use disorders,” said Patrick Moallemian, Chief Executive Officer at Westborough Behavioral Healthcare Hospital. Westborough Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is proud to present one of its three 2018 award recipients to the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Massachusetts (NAMI Mass). Along with this recognition, the Hospital will present NAMI … read more

Local program a model for Massachusetts criminal justice reform

February 4, 2018

Individuals with behavioral health conditions are vastly overrepresented in the Massachusetts criminal justice system, and at every stage of the judicial process, at great cost to the Commonwealth. read more

DMH Citizens Legislative Breakfast Series for 2018

DMH will host its annual series of Citizens Legislative Breakfasts in the coming months read more

Announcing Expedited Psychiatric Inpatient Admissions Policy

Expedited psychiatric inpatient admission interventions are available for all individuals boarding in Emergency Departments (EDs) for extended periods of time. read more

Important Changes to MassHealth Starting March 1, 2018!

January 5, 2018

Changes are Coming to the MassHealth Program! Starting on March 1, 2018, MassHealth will offer new health plans for you to choose from. Here are some ways you can get help with understanding health plan options. read more

YOU can make a difference by keeping your donation local and contributing to our year-end appeal today!

December 20, 2017

Make your online donation at https://namimass.org/donate/make-a-difference-fund read more