Category Archives : Newsletters

November 2020 Newsletter

Dear MHAS Supporter, In this month’s newsletter, I’d like to highlight our fair housing team’s critical work of ensuring that people with mental health disabilities remain housed and have access to the reasonable accommodations that they need and to which they are legally entitled. Loss of income, social isolation, and increased stress and anxiety caused […]

September 2020 Newsletter

Dear MHAS Supporter, I really truly hope this email finds you and your family well. I write this looking out from my home office at a smoke-filled orange sky with my six-year-old Zooming into his first grade classroom next to me. The challenges we are facing individually and collectively right now are significant. And so […]

2020 Virtual Annual Celebration: Honorees Announced

Join us on for our first ever Virtual Annual Celebration! The Annual Celebration is Mental Health Advocacy Services’ largest event of the year bringing together attorneys, mental health professionals, advocates, consumers, and supporters to honor those fighting to protect and advance the rights of people with mental health disabilities.Due to the pandemic, this year’s event […]

2020 Summer Law Clerk Highlight

Each year, MHAS welcomes a cohort of summer law clerks looking to put into practice the skills they have learned while in law school. This year, MHAS hosted three paid summer law clerks who had the opportunity to deepen their legal knowledge and gain hands-on experience while supporting our legal teams. We are excited to […]

MHAS Team Secures Successes for Our Clients

Dear Friends, As we wrap up this Mental Health Awareness Month, I would like to acknowledge the incredible team at Mental Health Advocacy Services for their fierce advocacy during this crisis. Providing legal services isn’t new to our attorneys and legal advocates; it’s been the core of our existence for 43 years. What is different […]