The Massachusetts Department of Mental Health Unit for Deaf Persons (MHUDP) at Worcester State Hospital is committed to providing accessible, culturally affirmative expert mental health assessment, stabilization and treatment services that help restore individuals to a level where living in the community is possible.

The MHUDP serves persons who are deaf and hard of hearing people who are in psychiatric crisis and either prefer or depend on sign language or visual-gestural communication. The MHUDP provides acute stabilization, evaluation and evidence-based approaches to psychosocial rehabilitation and discharge planning.
It serves people from throughout Massachusetts. 



 

This information is provided by the Department of Mental Health