When it comes to providing case management, counseling, assessment, crisis intervention and a myriad of other activities aimed at assisting people in need
Newaygo County Mental Health has been serving the community for half a century.
Last Wednesday they served up something different to the community.
220 of them as a matter of fact.
The occasion was to commemorate the 50 years since the organization began their mission "To improve and promote the wellness and recovery of persons with, or at risk of, behavioral healthcare needs, substance use disorder and/or intellectual/developmental disabilities, who reside in Newaygo County, through the provision of integrated, person/family-centered, and trauma informed services."
A grateful community turned out.to help celebrate as over 400 folks from throughout the county stopped in to the event to meet some of the people who do their part in helping the citizens of our county and to express appreciation for the good work being done.
NCMH Executive Director Carol Mills:
“We are grateful to this community for the tremendous support of public mental health services Thae anniversary was an amazing demonstration of how this community cares about people. Newaygo County has a history of working together in cooperation and collaboration to serve those in need. We are looking forward to continuing to provide these vital services for the next 50 years.
“We thank all of our amazing staff and this community for celebrating this wonderful milestone for Newaygo County Mental Health.”