Welcome to MHA
The Mental Health Association in Delaware promotes improved mental well being for all individuals and families in Delaware through education, support, and advocacy.
The Mental Health Association in Delaware (MHA) is a statewide, nonprofit organization founded in 1932 to promote mental health. MHA provides services throughout Delaware, and our focus is education, support and advocacy for mental health issues.
Satruday October 3rd and/or Sunday October 4th
Neighborhood Walk to Raise Funds and Awareness for Mental Health
- No participation fee
- Donations and Team Setup Enoucraged: www.eracingtheblues.org
- Wear your favorite E-Racing The Blues t-shirt while you walk!
Contests & Prizes:
- Contest 1: Have you and/ or your child create a mental health awareness sign to walk with. Then send a photo to firstname.lastname@example.org. The best sign wins an e-gift card!
- Contest 2:The team captain with the most donations will win an e-gift card!
Please tag us in your walk photos: @mhadelaware
Not on social media? Send photos to email@example.com so we can share!
Thank you to our sponsors!
|Christiana Care Health System (committed)|
|Winner Automotive Group|
|Dr. & Mrs. Jack Akester|
|Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP|
|Ray & Claire Boston|
|Emily & Rafael Vera|
|DVanDemark & Lynch, Inc|
|Stephan & Cyndi Lehm|
|Dr. & Mrs. James R. Gibson|
|Creative Financial Group|
|Barbacane, Thornton & Company|
|Marybeth & Stephen Johns|
|Gemini Building Systems|
In honor of National Suicide Prevention Month, The Counting House Restaurant and Pub in Georgetown, DE will be partnering with us in a FUNdraiser for the entire month of September. A portion of The Counting House’s September sales will be donated to the MHA.
NEW! Due to the Covid-19 virus, NDSD 2020 will be conducted online on Thursday, October 8th and throughout the month of October.
NEW! A choice of 13 screens to determine if you have one or several of a number of mental health disorders.
The Covid-19 virus may have changed the way we meet, but it has not stopped Depression from affecting millions of Americans. An estimated 16 million U.S. Adults, almost 7% of the population, had at least one major depressive episode in the past year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Depression, anxiety, alcohol and drug abuse are on the rise. We need to reach those individuals who need to be connected to helpful resources.
News & Events
Please note the following event announcements:
- We are offering wellness groups virtually for those experiencing depression, anxiety, and loss of a loved one to suicide. Please contact Rochelle Balan at firstname.lastname@example.org or Shynia Baldwin at (302) 597-8130 for more information.
Men’s Virtual Support Group
Women’s Virtual Support Group
Virtual Karioke and Game Night