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Individual Placement and Support – Supported Employment

15:52 19 February in News Article, Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH), in partnership with the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS) and community mental health centers are highlighting the success stories of Individual Placement and Support (IPS) - Supported Employment, with a series of testimonial videos...

Alabama Family Central Website Launches

20:44 22 January in News Article, Press Release

MONTGOMERY –  Governor Kay Ivey on Friday announced the Alabama Family Centralwebsite, a free, comprehensive, easy-to-use website with mobile access that offers parents and caregivers, families, and teachers a one-stop connection to programs and services in Alabama. Programs, tools and information on child care, education,...

COVID-19 Crisis Information Line Available Now: 1-888-442-1793

14:35 17 December in News Article, Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Mental Health and The Alabama Emergency Management Agency stand together, more prepared to assist citizens in the state with additional resources related to COVID-19 mental health needs, with the awarding of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and...

ADMH Welcomes Kimberly Boswell as Commissioner

16:56 16 December in News Article, Press Release

Montgomery, Ala. – Governor Kay Ivey selected Kimberly G. Boswell as Commissioner of the Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH) on November 30, 2020, stating, “She (Kimberly) has spent the entirety of her professional career devoted to helping struggling individuals and I appreciate her willingness...

Crisis Diversion Centers Awards Announced

16:52 19 November in News Article, Press Release

10-28-20 Crisis Diversion Center Announcement Governor Ivey Announces Awardees of Crisis Center Funding OCTOBER 28, 2020 MONTGOMERY – Governor Kay Ivey announced today, along with Commissioner Lynn Beshear of the Alabama Department of Mental Health and House Majority Leader Nathaniel Ledbetter, the awardees of funding for crisis centers to...