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Carty to receive Good Samaritan Award

Dr. Calvin Genzel, President of Pastoral Counseling Services(PCS) recently announced that Patricia Carty, President and CEO of The Mental Center of Greater Manchester,  will be a recipient of their 2022 Good Samaritan Awards, which will be presented on September 22nd. PCS started the Good Samaritan Award Celebration in 1996 to recognize and honor generous, compassionate,... Read More

The Center marks five years of offering Critical Time Intervention Services

While MHCGM has been providing Critical Time Intervention (CTI) since 2017, an evidence-based practice,  through our Care Transitions Team, the only other Community Mental Health Center offering a similar program is Greater Nashua Mental Health.   From 2017-2020 other non-profit agencies were offering versions of CTI throughout the state under the Medicaid Expansion Waiver,including transitional support... Read More

The new 988 three digit national crisis line goes live in NH on July 16

New Hampshire is announcing the launch of 988, the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL). People can call 988 to be connected with trained counselors that are part of the existing NSPL network. • 988 is a national system. The 988 call center routes calls by... Read More

MHCGM hits home run as 1st place Impact Grant Recipient

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester earned 1st place honors in the 2022 Impact Award Vote, presented by the Red Sox and Rudderman Family Foundations. MHCGM was one of five worthy 501c3 organizations in New Hampshire that were chosen to participate in the 8th Annual “IMPACT” Awards (Inspiring More Philanthropy Across Charities Together) presented by... Read More

Please support mental health services during NH Gives

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester will once again participate in the 24 hours of giving in New Hampshire, slated for June 7-8. The NH Gives platform will open sharply at 5pm on Jun 7 and will remain open until 5pm on June 8. NH Gives is the state’s largest day-of-giving – bringing together... Read More

The Center partners with WZID for Awareness Month

May has been dedicated as a month in which we as citizens take the time to talk more in depth about mental illness and the commonality of it in our lives today. So many children and adults are affected by some form of mental illness and learning about the signs, risk factors and how to... Read More

Network4Health sunsets but new beginning for Janelle

While one initiative officially sunsets, we welcome a new chapter for our former President and CEO, Peter Janelle. For the past six years, Janelle served as the Executive Director of Network4 Health (Region 4 Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) created as part of the NH 1115 Medicaid Transformation Waiver) which aimed to transform the behavioral health... Read More

Notice of Data Privacy Event

April 21, 2022 The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (“MHCGM”) is providing notice of a recent data security event that occurred at a third-party community partner MHCGM had used for data storage, Center for Life Management (“CLM”), that may impact the privacy of certain information relating to MHCGM patients or those who were assessed... Read More

Routhier returns to MHCGM as Chief Operating Officer and Executive VP

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester CEO Patricia Carty has appointed Jonathan Routhier to the role of Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. “We are so excited to have Jonathan back on the MHCGM team.  He brings with him a tremendous amount of knowledge, experience, and compassion.  I am confident that Jonathan will... Read More

Bouchie is Named Healthcare Hero for NH Southern Region

Matt Bouchie, Homeless Outreach Coordinator at the Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester, Named a NH Healthcare Hero During the last few years, those working in our healthcare community under extraordinary and unimaginable circumstances have gone above and beyond the call of duty to make sure New Hampshire’s healthcare system works and that Granite State... Read More

Carty is appointed as new President and CEO of MHCGM

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (MHCGM) is excited to announce the appointment of Patricia Carty as the next President and CEO of New Hampshire’s largest Community Mental Health Center.  Patricia will succeed William Rider, who announced his retirement from the post effective April of 2022. Patricia joined The MHCGM team in 1986 and... Read More

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

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

Seifert and Soucy to be honored by MHCGM at October benefit

The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester (MHCGM) is pleased to announce Senator Soucy and Jeffrey Seifert as the 2021 award recipients for their contributions to the community and the advancement and advocacy of mental health initiatives in the state. Recipients will be honored during the organization’s virtual Benefit for Mental Health, on Monday October... Read More