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

February Giveaway Calendar

Support The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester by purchasing a Raffle Calendar and enjoy 28 chances throughout the month of February. Win Cash, Scratch Tickets or Gift Cards from local merchants! Proceeds will help to provide needed mental health services in the community. Click to Purchase Cash Calendar   How to Enter and Win! [...]

01/12/2022 - 01/31/2022 @ 12:00 am



News & Announcements

Dr. McNamara to lead off the Osteopathic Assoc. Conference

Michael McNamara, DO, will be the leading presenter of the 31st Annual N.H. Osteopathic Association Ski and Learn Winter Symposium with N.H. Society of Physician Assistants, on Jan. 28-30, 2022 in North Conway, NH. His presentation topic will be; Management of Common Side Effects of Antipsychotic Medications. Dr. McNamara joined MHCGM in early 2014 as... Read More

Mobile Crisis Team now part of the new NH Rapid Response System

New hotline will help callers through crisis NH Rapid Response Access Point is now available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – including holidays – by phone, text or chat to support you in your time of need. If you or someone you care about is having a mental health or substance use... Read More

In the News

Major New Hampshire Healthcare Institutions Announce Vaccine Policies

Organizations in Manchester and Nashua move to protect patients and staff With the welfare of our staff, patients, and community in mind, Southern New Hampshire’s major healthcare systems—Catholic Medical Center, SolutionHealth (Elliot Health System & Southern New Hampshire Health) and St. Joseph Hospital—as well as the Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester have announced mandatory... Read More

UNH Manchester honors Rider with Granite State Award

At the Manchester ceremony celebrating 2020 graduates on Sunday, May 23, William Rider, president of The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (MHCGM), was presented with a Granite State Award in recognition of his initiatives that have strengthened the center’s programs and workforce, increased its prominence as a research facility and expanded relationships with the... Read More

Staff Articles

A Time to Reflect on Martin Luther King Jr. and Mental Health

Today we live in a world filled with much uncertainty, but one thing is certain… with time, things usually move along.  However, for those who suffer from the effects of mental illness, this can become increasingly more difficult.  There are some individuals where the suffering is physically obvious, but you will often never see or... Read More

Thoughts on Mental Health, Stigma, and why we all need to care for ourselves as we approach 2022

For far too many years, the words and behaviors of stigma have been attached to so many of the differences that make up our human race.  However, the combined stigma of mental illness has not only taken its toll on those who suffer from it but those who seek to support and help these individuals.... Read More