Massachusetts Department of Mental Health DMH

Massachusetts Department of Mental Health

The Department of Mental Health, as the State Mental Health Authority, assures and provides access to services and supports to meet the mental health needs of individuals of all ages, enabling them to live, work and participate in their communities. The Department establishes standards to ensure effective and culturally competent care to promote recovery. The Department sets policy, promotes self-determination, protects human rights and supports mental health training and research. This critical mission is accomplished by working in partnership with other state agencies, individuals, families, providers and communities.
Central Office
25 Staniford St., Boston, MA 02114

Available Monday through Friday 9am-5pm

TTY Number for Deaf & Hard of Hearing

DMH Information and Resource Line Voicemail Box (800) 221-0053

This voicemail box is checked regularly Monday through Friday between 9am and 5pm

(617) 626-8131
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Who we serve

The Department of Mental Health (DMH) provides services to individuals and families who are in various stages of clinical treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery from serious and persistent mental illnesses.



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