Child & Adolescent Services

Mental illness is real, although it is often misunderstood. We know it can be hard to seek help, but if you or your child is struggling, it matters.

Services for Adults

We can offer you the most comprehensive programs and counseling services that are designed to support you and put you on a path to wellness.

Mobile Crisis Response

Get the help you need, when you need it – any time of day or night. Our on-call experts provide the highest quality of care, with a personalized evaluation of your unique circumstance.

Jobs & Internships

Join a strong non-profit agency and the largest provider of behavioral health services in New Hampshire, and help us further our mission of providing the best care for those affected by mental illness.

Upcoming Events

Mental Health in the Workplace: Taped Panel Discussion

Watch this virtual forum of panelists, who discussed the impact of mental health on the workforce and how employers can create a culture of support and wellness for their employees and communities. Panel included, Rik Cornell Vice President of Community Relations of the Manchester Mental Health Center, John Broderick Senior Director of External Affairs (former Chief Justice of the [...]

05/17/2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm



Run/walk for Mental Health -Lite up the Nite 5k

Join us for the annual Lite up the Nite for Mental Health Run/walk 5k in Manchester on Thursday, June 17th and support efforts to keep mental illness out of the dark! Register yourself or put a team together and participate with friends or family! Your participation in this event will support the work of The [...]

06/17/2021 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

50 Chalet Way
Manchester, NH

Upcoming Trainings

MHCGM Symposium–Day Two with Dr. Cassie Yackley

Don't miss this unique opportunity a second time around!  Register now to watch the second day of our 17th Annual MHCGM Symposium and earn 2 CEUs in the process!  Dr. Cassie Yackley, a renowned expert in traumatic exposure on children, families, and systems presents, "Supporting Post-Traumatic Growth in the Face of Grief and Loss."  Register [...]

06/15/2021 - 07/31/2021 @ 12:00 am



MHCGM Symposium–Day One with Dr. Katherine Shear and Dr. Ed Mahoney–Recorded Event

Watch Day One of the MHCGM Symposium and earn 2 CEUs!  Dr. Shear is a respected authority in complicated grief and has served as an advisor to the DSM-5 workgroup on complicated grief.  Dr. Shear and Dr. Mahoney discuss the impact of the COVID crisis on grief and loss and the ramifications this global pandemic [...]

06/09/2021 - 07/31/2021 @ 12:00 am




CRSW ACADEMY is back!  This 54 credit, NAADAC approved course will give you everything you need to begin your career as CRSW.  Help build the workforce of tomorrow!  Register today!

06/14/2021 - 06/30/2021 @ 12:00 am






Rider announces retirement as CEO of The Mental Health Center

MANCHESTER, NH – William Rider, President and CEO of The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (MHCGM), announced he will retire from the position at the end of 2021. Rider has been with The Center since 1985 when he was hired as a clinical case manager and moved into many different roles throughout the years. He... Read More


Grant awarded to The Mental Health Center for suicide prevention and intervention initiatives

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester was awarded $400,000 from Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), which is a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the agency’s Zero Suicide initiative to support local suicide prevention efforts. This initiative supports efforts by community mental health providers to... Read More


Greater Manchester community mental health center receives funding to become first Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic in NH

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (MHCGM) is the recipient of a $4 million grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), to implement comprehensive mental health and substance use treatment by becoming a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC). Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester President and CEO William Rider... Read More


My therapy brought hope to my life, brought back empowerment – it willed me to live life again.
Thank you for not giving up on me and refusing to let me give up on myself.
Recovery is the second hardest thing I ever did. The first was living without it.
The Center saved my son’s life. It has not been an easy road to recovery, but from day one he has never had to walk this road alone, and neither have I.
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