Dear MHAS supporter, It’s hard to believe that today marks one year since Jim’s passing. Today, we can unequivocally say that Jim left this world a better place than he found it. For 40 years, Jim fought to change and develop systems to better serve people with mental health disabilities and to allow them to live […]
In California, nearly 1 in 6 adults has a mental health need, and approximately 1 in 20 suffers from a serious mental health need that makes it difficult to carry out major life activities. For many low-income clients with mental health disabilities, access to free legal assistance is key to obtaining the services and support […]
The Annual Celebration is MHAS’ largest event of the year bringing together attorneys, mental health professionals, advocates, and supporters to honor those fighting to protect and advance the legal rights of people with mental disabilities. Read more.
Please join Mental Health Advocacy Services at this year’s Annual Celebration! This is the organization’s largest event bringing together attorneys, mental health professionals, advocates, and supporters to honor those fighting to protect and advance the legal rights of people with mental health disabilities. Read more.
Congratulations to Mental Health Advocacy Services attorney Nishanthi Kurukulasuriya for being named one of the 2019 Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers in California by the Daily Journal! The profile discusses her tremendous work advocating on behalf of low income adults and children with regards to their government benefits, special education needs, and housing rights. Click here […]