The NAMI Compass – Your Guide To Mental Health Resources

Navigating the mental health care system can be complicated—The NAMI Compass helps individuals and families affected by mental health issues find their way. Started in Fall of 2015 by NAMI Massachusetts, The NAMI Compass is a helpline operated by peers and family members called Navigators who have first-hand experience dealing with problems related to behavioral health issues. … Continue reading The NAMI Compass – Your Guide To Mental Health Resources

Outpatient Programs at Arbour-Fuller Hospital

Located in South Attleboro, Massachusetts, Arbour-Fuller Hospital is a private psychiatric facility that offers a range of inpatient and outpatient services for adults and adolescents with behavioral health conditions. In addition to their 102 inpatient beds, Arbour-Fuller offers a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) for adults ages 18 years and older with a mental health disorder or … Continue reading Outpatient Programs at Arbour-Fuller Hospital

Best of Care, Inc.: Providing Affordable Quality Home Care Since 1981

Best of Care, Inc. is a private home care company that offers Home Health Aides, Homemakers, and Companions to people in the Greater Boston, South Shore, South Coast, and Cape Cod areas. For people suffering from chronic illness, Best of Care can provide personalized home health care solutions that make life easier, more comfortable, and more … Continue reading Best of Care, Inc.: Providing Affordable Quality Home Care Since 1981

Innovation Meets Medication: Pelham Community Pharmacy

Pelham Community Pharmacy, located in Waltham, MA, has been in operation as an independently-owned pharmacy for 75 years. They are a closed-door full-service pharmacy that provides medication management services, compounding, specialty products, specialized packaging, and delivery service for individuals and providers.  Pelham's programs offer medication management solutions to help meet the unique needs of their customers. They … Continue reading Innovation Meets Medication: Pelham Community Pharmacy

Phinney’s Friends: Helping People and Their Pets Stay Together

As we continue to develop our Community Resource Guides, one of our goals is to include providers and programs designed to help people overcome challenging situations. One of these programs is Phinney’s Friends, an all-volunteer nonprofit established to help people going through hardships keep their pets. Founded in 1996, Phinney’s Friends started as an MSPCA program to … Continue reading Phinney’s Friends: Helping People and Their Pets Stay Together

Mental Health Partial Hospital Program at Bournewood Hospital

On June 13, 2016, Bournewood Hospital in Brookline, MA opened a new Partial Hospital Program for adults in mental health crisis. The Mental Health Partial Hospital Program is a step-down or diversionary service for adults who need more intensive treatment than can be provided in an outpatient setting. According to Bournewood's Director of Ambulatory and Social Services Daniel … Continue reading Mental Health Partial Hospital Program at Bournewood Hospital

Jesse Edsell-Vetter Takes a Humane Approach to Hoarding

We would like to take a moment to congratulate Jesse Edsell-Vetter for recently being featured in The Boston Globe Magazine earlier this month! Jesse came to our office in late winter of 2014 and gave our nurses an engaging presentation about his program at The Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership and the work they do. Since then, … Continue reading Jesse Edsell-Vetter Takes a Humane Approach to Hoarding