Welcome summer under the open sky as Get On Your Mat For Mental Health returns on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 5:30pm! Join The Mental Health Association of Westchester for an empowering and energetic community-driven mega-yoga event in Turnure Park in downtown White Plains. A “Best of Westchester” award-winner and named “one of the world’s most inspiring mega-yoga events” by well+GOOD, the event features mindfulness, meditation, movement and music – all for a good cause.
At MHA, we believe that a safe, loving and permanent home is every child's right. Assigned by a Family Court Judge, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs) are trained community volunteers who monitor and report on the physical health, behavioral health and education needs of children who are in foster care or at risk for foster care.
The Mental Health Association of Westchester embraces open conversation about the serious problems of bullying, sexual assault and risk of suicide. Like other advocates and mental health experts, we are concerned about the messages that youth may take away from the Netflix show, 13 Reasons Why. The attention generated by the show offers an important opportunity to talk frankly about difficult challenges faced by children, adolescents and young adults. It is an opportunity that should not be missed.
New Fund Created In Honor Of Yvonne Tropp, Lifelong Mamaroneck Resident and Dedicated Children’s Welfare Volunteer
The Mental Health Association of Westchester is pleased to announce the recent creation of a fund honoring Yvonne Tropp, a long-serving volunteer and Board Member of the agency.
We are pleased to share a recent article from the Westchester County Business Journal about our work. Read a sneak peek below...
During the course of its more than 70-year history, the Mental Health Association of Westchester Inc. has undergone a number of changes. But one thing that has remained is the organization’s reliance on a single mantra
“If not us, then who?” asked Amy Kohn, CEO of the Tarrytown-based nonprofit.