Events & News

We’re busy year-round not just providing critical mental health services to the community, but holding and participating in events, and advocating for greater support and awareness that helps us do what we do.

Upcoming Events

Run/walk for Mental Health 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 [...]

When:
06/17/2021 @ 12:00 am

Location:
50 Chalet Way
Manchester, NH

News & Announcements

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

In the News

Manchester’s LGBTQIA+ community to get affirming health care at ProHealth

The ProHealth Clinic in Manchester was accepted as a medical provider from the National LGBT Health Education Center at The Fenway Institute, Boston, for a 6-month training to better serve the LGBTQIA+ community. The Fenway Institute designed a curriculum to enhance current healthcare practices and increase staff knowledge to provide the best care possible to... Read More

Peer Support Specialists Are Making A Difference!

The Peer Support Specialist Workforce is an essential part of the healthcare workforce. -particularly during COVID-19. This study produced actionable insights affecting the mental health and substance use system from the perspective of peer support specialists. Kudos to The Manchester Peer Collaborative on their work to highlight these important areas!! Background: Peer support specialists offering mental... Read More

Staff Articles

Lifesaving options are available for treating substance addictions

This past year has been a challenging one for so many and substance misuse has become a growing concern for many families. Seeking help is the first step, and The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester offers an effective Medication Assisted Recovery (MAR) option for treatment of substance use disorders. The program is currently taking... Read More

Why talk about suicide during this Pandemic?

In this time when our country is medically compromised and many people are financially stressed. A time when our country seems heavily divided politically. A time when many Americans are saying social injustice must end in our country. When the public is witnessing the world’s climate changing in ways it has never seen before. During... Read More