We are here for the community…We are here for YOU!


Here at the Mental Health Association in Forsyth County, we strive to promote mental health acceptance and support to all persons in our community. We offer many different resources to assist anyone who wants and/or needs assistance or information for themselves or someone else. We have no political or religious affiliation and all walks of life are welcome here. Our mission is to promote mental health for all persons in our community through advocacy, outreach, education, and support services. The Mental Health Association works for improved services for children and adults with mental health needs.
If you are a college/university student who needs to observe one of our support groups as part of a class assignment, you must call and receive prior approval from Andy Hagler, Executive Director, 336-768-3880.


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Our Mental Health Services

Here at the Mental Health Association in Forsyth County we provide an array of non-clinical, educational, and supportive mental health services such as: FREE support groups, information and referral services, representative payee services, Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) trainings to law enforcement, “Mental Health 101”  training, suicide education and prevention trainings, advocacy, and other services.  Our aim is to educate the community about mental illness, help people access services, and work to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness.

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We value leadership in Mental Health advocacy.

Respect & Compassion

We exemplify respect and compassion for others.

Commitment, Dedication, & Integrity

We operate in a spirit of commitment, dedication, and integrity.

Exceeding Excellence

We strive for excellence in all that we do.


The Mental Health Association in Forsyth County is a non-profit, non-governmental agency that is dedicated to improving the quality of life for persons affected by mental illness through advocacy, education, and support services.

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Our Vision

Our vision is a society that embraces mental and emotional well-being by valuing human dignity and treating all people with respect. No person is excluded from services provided by the Mental Health Association in Forsyth County because of race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, or physical or mental disability.



If you would like to send in a tax deductible donation please give us a phone call at (336)768-3880 or send it to our address at 1509 South Hawthorne Road. Winston Salem, NC 27103. We are funded by United Way but we are always in need of extra donations and we appreciate your generosity tremendously.

We are also always looking for volunteers to help here at the Mental Health Association to help us advocate for mental health! Volunteers are trained pending a background check, interview, and reference check!