Mental Health Association (MHA)

Mental Health Association (MHA)
Agency: Mental Health Association (MHA)
Type: Advocacy, Education
Phone Number: 501-223-5239
Components of the Programme: Acute Unit at Belmopan Hospital
-Planned and obtained funding for Acute Unit at Belmopan Hospital

Advocacy
-Advocating for true community mental health care provision through decentralization and locating services throughout the country

Media Awareness
-Media activities throughout the year to raise awareness

Resource Center Pilot Project
-Planning a Resource Center for the mentally ill and homeless in Belize City as pilot project

World Health Day Campaign
-Planning activities for World Mental Health Day as part of an awareness campaign.
Fax: 501-223-1004
Mission: The Mental Health Association is dedicated to raising awareness about issues related to mental well being, improving mental health services and advocating on behalf of those with mental illness and their families.
Coverage: Non-specific
Population: Non-specific