The Benefits of an Agency
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…
Telling Our Stories: Diany
BHN has many current openings for Care Coordinators! Unsure what this position entails? Read on to learn about Diany and why she enjoys what she does day in and day out to support members.
Supporting Youth Mental Health
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…
Recharging your superpowers: Parenting in a pandemic
When was the last time you take time for yourself? Was it meaningful and pleasurable for you? Were you worried or pressured?
COVID-19 Walk-In Clinic
BHN is offering COVID-19 walk-in clinics every Wednesday at Liberty St. Clinic.
The Living Room
Recovery is possible for all who experience mental health challenges, trauma, or substance use issues and is the foundation of our peer-based setting.
Farewell to BHN's Carson Center for Traumatic Brain Injury (CTBIS) Services
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 COVID-19 Vaccination Experience
"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…
Community Crisis Stabilization Virtual Tours
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,…
Telling Our Stories: Fabiola
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…
BHN Launches New Opioid Treatment Program in Partnership with Holyoke Health Center
Holyoke program initiated by the HEALing Communities Study Holyoke coalition.
Springfield COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Registration
The Springfield Department of Health and Human Services and BHN have partnered to provide vaccination appointments.