Who is Mental Health America?
Mental Health America is a private, non-profit organization serving individuals, families, professionals, lay persons, and communities in Northern Kentucky and Southwest Ohio. We are committed to preserving and strengthening the mental wellness of all individuals. We pride ourselves on educating the community with current research, best practice prevention techniques, and treatment and recovery options.
Under its new name and structure, Mental Health America is re-dedicated to improving the health and well-being of all people – especially children and adults living with mental and substance use disorders – by helping them live healthier lives. Our message is simple- good mental health is fundamental to the health and well-being of every person and community.
Mental Health America advances its mission to Educate, Advocate and Serve.
- Educate individuals, families, professionals, and healthcare providers about ways to preserve and strengthen their mental health.
- Advocate for access to effective care and build an understanding of people with mental and substance use disorders.
- Provide support for individuals and families living with mental and substance use disorders.
What Does Mental Health America Do?
Professional and peer support services and programs, the Board of Directors, Staff, and Volunteers at Mental Health America give hope and help to protect mental wellness. We assist those with mental and substance use disorders in locating resources and obtaining appropriate treatment, and support those with persistent conditions with a goal of improving their quality of life. Mental Health America provides support to more than 5,000 people in the region that have mental and substance use disorders that may require treatment and services.
How Does the Work Get Done?
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky and Southwest Ohio is dedicated to promoting mental health and working to prevent mental and substance use disorders through education, advocacy, and service.
Mental Health America of Northern Kentucky and Southwest Ohio envisions a just, humane and healthy society in which all people have the opportunity to achieve full potential.