Luis B. Pérez HBJ C-Suite Award Honoree

By: Brayden Ransom, MHC’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator MHC is pleased to announce that President and CEO, Luis B. Pérez has been recognized as a 2022 C-Suite Award honoree by the Hartford Business Journal (HBJ).HBJ’s 2022 C-suite Awards recognize top executives who have made significant contributions to their companies over the last year. Luis and other honorees… Read more »

MHC Received CARF Accreditation and Re-Affiliates with Mental Health America

By: Brayden Ransom, MHC’s Marketing and Communications Coordinator  Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) has received its triennial accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) after having successfully completed a comprehensive assessment of the organization in May 2022. Findings from the report reflect multiple strengths of the agency, including positive feedback on our success… Read more »

Mental Health Connecticut Stands With Parents and Teachers of Killingly

A statement from MHC’s President and CEO At a time when the worsening crisis in child and adolescent mental health both nationally and locally is in dire need for intervention, it is extremely troubling to witness the blatant disdain of well-equipped groups to take the necessary action to address this issue. Mental Health Connecticut stands… Read more »

Advocacy Alert: Show Your Support for Veteran’s Health Care

Advocacy Alert: Reach out to your CT legislators today to show your support for Veteran’s health care. The CT delegation is in favor of the Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act. Senator Blumenthal, who serves on the Veterans’ Affairs Committee, and Rep. Jahana Hayes worked on parts of the legislation. MHC applauds our Delegation’s… Read more »

9-8-8 in Connecticut

By: Brayden Ransom, MHC’s Marketing and Communication Coordinator On Saturday, July 16th The 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline (formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline) launched a new 3-digit number known as 9-8-8. United Way has worked collaboratively with DMHAS to prepare CT-focused FAQs around the soft launch of 988 – click here to… Read more »