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July 2018 Newsletter | Executive Director Jim Preis’ Retirement

Join us to celebrate a 41-year tradition of protecting and advancing the rights of people with mental disabilities and to honor the career of our long-time Executive Director, Jim Preis. Jim Preis has decided to retire after 39 years in that position. Jim has agreed to stay in the role until his replacement is hired, […]

November 2017 Newsletter | Remembering Sherrill

Sherrill Martin (1936-2017) It is with great sorrow that we tell you longtime MHAS staff member Sherrill Martin passed away on November 1st. Sherrill was a tireless and tenacious advocate who helped thousands of individuals obtain and maintain Social Security Disability and SSI benefits. In 30 years as a Government Benefits Specialist at Mental Health […]

Sherrill Martin

Sherrill Martin (1936-2017) It is with great sorrow that we tell you longtime MHAS staff member Sherrill Martin passed away on November 1st. Sherrill was a tireless and tenacious advocate who helped thousands of individuals obtain and maintain Social Security Disability and SSI benefits. In 30 years as a Government Benefits Specialist at Mental Health […]

ARCHIVED NEWS

USC Gould News Feature on Mental Health Advocacy Services  Tuesday, July 9, 2019 USC Gould alumni have played a key role at Mental Health Advocacy Services for the past 40 years and will continue to lead it into the future.   August 13, 2019: FREE LEGAL CLINIC When: 10:30am-1:00pm, Tuesday, July 9, 2019 Where: First United Methodist […]