BHNTeleCare connects adults, children and families with counseling by phone or through a secure internet connection. For more information or to schedule a session call 413-BHN-WORK (413-246-9675.)
In a mental health or substance abuse crisis, avoid the ER. When in crisis call 413-733-6661.
BHN announced today that it will assume Phoenix House’s Massachusetts substance use programs located in Springfield, Holyoke and Dorchester, effective early in November, in order to ensure optimal fiscal and clinical stability of the programs.
BHN has received a grant of $5,000 from Westfield Bank’s Future Fund Program to benefit Kamp for Kids™, the organization’s summer day camp for children and young adults with and without disabilities.
In a recent article featured in The Republican's Better Health section, David Taber, MSW, LCSW focused on the strengths of the multi-service network model for community-based mental health services and how BHN is positioned to provide flexible dynamic supports to help our clients…
The beginning of a new school year can cause stress, anxiety, and worry for children and parents/caregivers. Transitioning back to in-person learning, or starting school for the first time during the COVID-19 pandemic can create extra challenges. With these concerns in mind, BHN…
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This month BHN is sad to say farewell to one of its treasured services. The BHN/Carson Center for Traumatic Brain Injury Services (CTBIS) has been serving individuals since 1987 and was the first state-funded program of its kind in the country. Over the years, we have provided…
"My family and I traditionally do not get vaccines. There is a lot to why, but mainly because vaccine hesitancy has been a generational pass down from our elders who had vaccine hesitancy due to a mistrust of governmental vaccines. I am happy to say that two weeks ago, after…
BHN Community Crisis Stabilization (CCS) offers a short-term, out-of-home placement to stabilize individuals in an emerging crisis situation. The program provides a home-like, safe, and supervised environment for psychiatric crisis or hospital step-down. CCS is a voluntary,…
My journey at BHN all started one Saturday in June when I applied for a position, and that same day they wrote to me for an interview. In less than two weeks I had two interviews and was accepted as a Program Assistant for the CCBHC grant. I was nervous since English is not my…
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