Luis B. Perez, LCSW
President & CEO

61 South Main Street, Suite 100
West Hartford, CT 06107
860-529-1970, ext. 117

“Peace cannot be kept by force;
it can only be achieved by understanding.”

—Albert Einstein

Luis B. Perez is the President and CEO of MHC. He has held leadership positions both in the private and public sectors with particular expertise in the areas of behavioral health, outcomes-based management, strategic planning, network development, and public policy.

He currently serves on numerous boards and committees including The Alliance, Mercy Community Health, Inc., and Mental Health America. He is also Co-Chair of the Governor’s Cabinet on Nonprofit Health and Human Services and serves on the Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness (PAIMI) Connecticut Advisory Board.

Luis received his Bachelor’s degree from Emerson College and his Master’s degree from the University of Connecticut, School of Social Work. He is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

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We would like to thank everyone who supports Mental Health Connecticut. Without your generosity, we would not have been able to assist our clients in their recovery, advocate at the state and national levels for mental health equity in our health care laws, and provide information and referrals to the thousands of people who call us seeking help. We are truly grateful for your support

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Our administrative office is located at 61 South Main Street in West Hartford, CT.

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Board of Directors

board of directors

Each individual member of our Board of Directors plays an important part in helping Mental Health Connecticut fulfill its mission and safeguard its growth for the future. The Board is responsible for defining the organization’s mission and for providing overall leadership and strategic direction.

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Community Partners

community partners

Mental Health Connecticut is proud to partner with companies in our communities who align with and support our mission and core values.

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