Music is powerful medicine at benefit

Posted by  on Sep 13, 2017

  LOWELL – The sun finally broke free from the clouds, and the September social scene got into high gear on Sept. 7, when prominent and respected Lowell attorney Michael Gallagher hosted a Musical Benefit Gathering at his law firm, Gallagher & Cavanaugh, at The Gaslight Building. This fun and unique gathering helped benefit two […]

Representative Tsongas Visits MHA

Posted by  on Sep 1, 2017

Representative Niki Tsongas has represented Lowell and surrounding towns in the House of Representatives since 2007. She recently visited a CBFS residence where she learned about MHA’s key accomplishments, heard about some of the challenges facing mental health providers, and shared her view of the likely challenges ahead for federal funding and legislation. Tsongas has […]

Lowell Sun Recognizes ABI Home

Posted by  on Jun 12, 2017

‘Every day is better than the last day’ In Dracut, a new rehabilitative home for the brain-injured By Amaris Castillo acastillo@lowellsun.com DRACUT — A heroin overdose forever altered Robert Francis Marcin’s life. The North Andover native had fallen into drugs as a college student in Connecticut, where he was pursuing a bachelor’s degree in finance. […]

D.A. RECOGNIZES PROJECT CARE

Posted by  on Jan 24, 2017

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan, left, presents the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office September 11th Award to representatives of the Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell, from left, Brian Maxfield, clinical director; Marcia Reni, manager of client quality and information systems; and Daniel Nakamoto, executive director. MHAGL was recognized for its Project CARE (Child Assessment and […]

MHA Fundraiser Reaches The Lowell Sun

Posted by  on Oct 18, 2016

MHA Toast to the Arts The Z-List by Dacey Zouzas, daceyzlist@gmail.com UPDATED:   10/17/2016 09:28:00 AM EDT Megan Kelly of Watertown, Attorney Jock Pearson of Lowell and Middlesex District Attorney Marion T. Ryan of Belmont LOWELL — The Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell held its first Toast to the Arts event on Thursday, Oct. […]

MHA Recieves Votze Butler Charitable Fund of the Greater Lowell Foundation Award

Posted by  on Sep 6, 2016

MHA is the proud recipient of a restricted grant for Project CARE. awarded by the Votze Butler Charitable Fund of the Greater Lowell Foundation to support its efforts to serve children victims of the opioid crisis. Thank you to the Greater Lowell Community Foundation for your support!   Votze Butler Charitable Fund

Eastern Bank Supports MHA

Posted by  on Sep 6, 2016

A Targeted Grant for Project CARE under the Strengthening Families category was approved by the Trustees of the Eastern Bank Foundation.  This grant helps MHA sustain its efforts to serve children victims of the opioid crisis. MHA would like to thank Eastern Bank for their support!  

ABI House Construction Underway!

Posted by  on Jun 2, 2016

        Day by day, week by week, the agency’s new house for individuals with Acquired Brain Injury takes shape.  It is hoped that this new house will be home to four individuals by year end.  Staff who may be interested in working for this house, particularly those with ABI experience, are encouraged […]

DDS Programs prepare for Licensure, Certification

Posted by  on Jun 2, 2016

Management and staff of our DDS programs are working in high gear at this moment in preparation for a licensure and certification review scheduled to begin on June 21st. Though it represents a lot of work, we’re aware that the licensure and certification process improves our services, makes us more responsive to individual’s needs, and […]

Enterprise Bank Supports Project CARE

Posted by  on May 2, 2016

Enterprise Bank Supports Project CARE At a recent meeting at DCF Area Offices in Lowell, Project CARE gained a new partner in its work to provide crisis response services to children affected by the opiate overdose of a loved one.  The cooperative program links the work of Lowell Police and other first responders, the District […]