“There is incredible value in being of service to others.”
—Elizabeth Berg, Author
Volunteer with MHC!

    • Assist with repairing and beautifying residential properties (Statewide)
    • Assist with planning and executing educational and fundraising events (Statewide)
    • Assist with mailings and pre-event/campaign related tasks (West Hartford)
    • Conduct trainings and classes, such as basic budgeting, computer skills, art, music, yoga and exercise, sports, and sign language (Waterbury)

To learn how you can become involved, please email hr@mhconn.org. Volunteers must be 18 years of age or older.

contact your legislators

It has never been easier to contact state and federal officials to educate them about mental health issues. By contacting your legislators and sharing your stories, experiences, and concerns, you can help MHC positively influence policies and laws impacting mental health services in our communities.

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Contact your Legislators

legislative update

MHC’s top legislative priority for 2015 is to increase access to services and supports that positively impact the four pillars of recovery, which are home, health, community and purpose.

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Legislative Update


Since 1908, MHC has been a leader in advocating for improved, expanded and accessible mental health services. Community-based services have proven to be effective in helping people with mental health conditions achieve recovery and live successfully in the community.

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In the News

in the news

View current and archived articles, press releases, and MHC materials where MHC and mental health issues have been featured In the News.

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