2014 Mental Health Champions Honored

Three Selected to Receive the Missouri Mental Health Champion Award [Jefferson City, MO] The Missouri Mental Health Foundation is proud to honor the recipients of the 2014 Missouri Mental Health Champion Awards on June 3rd at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City....

Missouri Mental Health Director Receives National Award

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The National Council for Behavioral Health recognized Dr. Keith Schafer, Director of the Missouri Department of Mental Health, with the Inspiring Hope Award on Tuesday evening, May 6, at the Awards of Excellence ceremony in Washington DC. Schafer...

New place for Places for People, a New Haven for the Homeless

New place for Places for People, a New Haven for the Homeless By: David Baugher, Special to the Beacon Friday, December 12, 2010 There was no need to break ground, but breaking down walls was certainly on the agenda. “I think it symbolizes the barriers of...

Missouri Pioneers Community Based Mental and Medical Health Services

In Health, by Robert Joiner, Beacon Staff St. Louis Beacon For years, poor people suffering from a combination of mental and physical health conditions have had few options beyond walking through the door at an emergency room or finding a bed in a nursing home until...

2014 Mental Health Champions

CONGRATULATIONS 2014 MENTAL HEALTH CHAMPIONS!    Ms. LuAnn Reese, Middlebrook Mr. Quentin  Miller, Bowling Green Mr. Robert Harrison, Columbia To learn more about our Mental Health Champions, please select the following link:  [Announcement – 2014 Award...

The Children’s Grove

What is the Children’s Grove?   It is a symbol of love, hope and commitment to support the safety and nurturing of youth.   CLICK HERE to… Read...