Local Resources in Massachusetts:

  • New! Learn about mental health managed care in Massachusetts.

  • New! Resource Partership: Vocational and benefits assistance

  • Peer Educators Project meeting lists

  • New! Jonathan O. Cole Resource Center at McLean Hospital

  • New! Dual Recovery Anonymous meeting list

  • Mental Health Issues and Support in Massachusetts (email lists ETC).

  • New! as of 4/6/05: Into the Light, articles by MDDA members

  • New! as of 6/23/05 Help reform The Ride, MBTA's paratransit system

  • Health and Human Service providers who also have mental health issues.

  • New! Consumer/Survivors who work in the mental health system.

  • New! Western Mass Consumer organization, The Freedom Center

  • New! Consumer Quality Initiatives, consumer-run research and quality improvement organization

  • New webpage for the LOVE group (under construction).
  • New! Link to Peer Educators Project

  • New! Stigma Sucks - a charity concert with a message!

  • New! Zuzu's Place A consumer-run residence in Whitman, MA

  • New! Michael Skinner's music site Hope, Healing and Help through music.

  • Social group for Jewish consumers
  • Email support list for Jewish consumers
  • Mostly monthy lectures for Jewish consumers and interested parties.

  • Disability Law Center
  • MDDA (Manic-Depressive and Depressive Association of Boston)

  • New! Families for Depression Awareness (We help families recognize and cope with depressive disorders. From our website, order free brochures, read Family Profiles, access resources, and sign up for free email alerts.)

  • National Alliance for the Mentally Ill of Massachusetts

  • The Mental Health Consumer Initiative

  • Recently MOVED: Ruby Rogers Drop-In and Advocacy Center (Somerville)

  • Consumer Computer Training Initiative, run by an M-POWER member)

  • Clubhouse Coalition in Massachusetts

  • Tunefoolery: Consumer run musicians

  • The Massachusetts Network of Information Providers (Disability Info)

  • The L.O.V.E. group (Lawrence Organizing Voices for Empowerment.)

  • Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee

  • CLRD (Coalition for the Legal Rights of People with Disabilities)

  • Consumer Legal Education Network, run by an M-POWER member and attorney.
    (Still under construction).

  • Massachusetts Resources for People without Homes

  • The Ad Hoc Commitee to Defend Health Care

  • Federation for Children with Special Needs

  • 800-AGE-INFO: Resources for Massachusetts Elders & Persons with Disabilities

  • Massachusetts Department of Mental Health (DMH)

  • Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission

  • Getting Food Stamps in Massachusetts
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    LAST UPDATE June 23, 2005 by Howard D. Trachtman.

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