Facts about North Suffolk Mental Health Association

  • A non-profit behavioral healthcare system
  • Founded in 1959 as a child guidance center
  • Serving more than 10,000 individuals annually
  • Offering a comprehensive network of crisis, outpatient, community and home-based, day/evening, and residential services
  • Serving individuals in need of services for behavioral health and family issues, intellectual differences, addictions and related needs
  • Serving the communities of Boston, East Boston, Chelsea, Revere and Winthrop with additional programs throughout Metro Boston and Charlestown
  • With 900+ employees
  • Clinic services provided in four separate cultural and language options (including ASL)
  • An annual operating budget of approximately $48 million
  • Providing 74 different services
  • Governed by a community Board of Directors
  • Affiliated with East Boston Neighborhood Health Center (EBNHC), Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Medical Center
  • Working in collaboration with over 30 local agencies and institutions, including maintaining affiliations with EBNHC and BMC
  • Serving in leadership positions in community and professional organizations
  • We provide proven experience in community-based care
  • An ongoing commitment to continuous quality improvement
  • Actively participating in research and training
  • Managing 47 properties, 27 of which are owned
  • Sponsor and Management Agent for $3 million in HUD Corporations
  • Contracting with the Department of Mental Health (DMH), Department of Developmental Services (DDS), Department of Children and Families (DCF), Department of Education (DOE), Department of Medical Assistance (DMA), Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Mass Commission for the Blind (MCB), Bureau of Substance Abuse Services (BSAS), Department of Public Health (DPH) and over 70 commercial payers
  • Responding to the needs of the communities we serve