Success Stories

‘Programs and activities at the MHCC have given me the motivation to go out and improve myself’

April 2014 — My name is Amy. I am both a member and employee at the Beacon House. I was in a traumatic car accident when I was 17 years old. As a result of the car accident, I went into a coma for 24 days. I have been suffering from depression since then. The Read More >

‘Why I’m Glad I Joined’

January 2011 — I’m not really sure how I learned about Beacon House, maybe through a former nurse or my mother. I had toyed with the idea of joining but never did. I have many diagnoses and when my mother passed away I was isolated and fell into a deep depression. One day I just Read More >

Congratulations to Cheri C. for becoming a State Certified Mental Health Recovery Peer Specialist

March 2011 — In order to be considered for this certification, applicants must have 1000 hours of direct contact with mental health consumers in some type of professional mental health setting, either as an employee or volunteer. Cheri was also required to provide 3 recommendations from mental health specialists and had to complete a week-long, Read More >

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