In the News: Recognizing International Overdose Awareness Day

Thanks to Makawao Merchants, the Maui Police Department, Maui Behavioral Health Resources and volunteers, International Overdose Awareness Day was observed August 31st on Maui to bring attention to the message that overdose death is preventable. Read the story on Maui Now. 

In the News: Maui Behavioral Health Resources Welcomes New Board Member

Randol Leach (left) with Judge Peter Cahill. Maui Now | July 10, 2022 Maui Behavioral Health announced the installation of Randol Leach as a new member of the organization’s board of directors, effective July 1, 2022. Leach is a Financial Consultant with Maui Investment Services. The ceremony was conducted by Judge Peter Cahill at the […]

In the News: Malama Family Recovery Center Receives $180,000 Award

Maui Now | June 26, 2022 Malama Family Recovery Center will receive a grant of $90,000 per year for two years from the Nuestro Futuro Foundation to support a pilot project of the new Supplemental Treatment Program (STP). These funds will provide training and tools for providers using brain and body therapies, including some neuroscience […]

In the News: Aloha House Clients Celebrate Drug Court Completion

The Maui News | May 23, 2022 Maui Drug Court graduate Stephen Gladden says his life before entering the Maui Drug Court was “about as bad as it can get.” He was on the run, lived in a cane field and under a bridge, lost his mother and father and was treated for cancer. “Then […]

In the News: May is Mental Health Awareness Month — Local help is available

The Lahaina News | May 20, 2022 With mental health entering more of our daily conversations, the national organization Mental Health America wants the public to have a solid foundation of knowledge about mental health. To that end, it is providing helpful tools, definitions and resources for Mental Health Awareness Month this May. Locally, the […]

In the News: Aloha House partners with Aloha Ke Akua to promote Mental Health Awareness

Maui Now| May 19, 2022 Aloha Ke Akua Clothing Company is partnering with the nonprofit rehabilitation center, Aloha House, to raise funds and awareness during Mental Health Awareness Month in May. The clothing company has created a specially designed t-shirt to help raise funds for Aloha House, Maui’s only licensed residential treatment program that helps […]

In the News: Holiday Treats for Malama Family Recovery Center Keiki

Kula resident Linda Vincent recently learned about the services provided at Mālama Family Recovery Center, and went out of her way to make the holidays very special for the children there. She handcrafted dozens of  holiday themed pillow cases, so that each child could receive a personal pillow case for the holiday.  Read the full […]

In the News: MBHR Board Member Wins Humanitarian Award

Volunteer Mason Williams named Humanitarian Award winner of the year by the Maui Non Profit Directors Association for his “countless hours ensuring that nonprofits have the resources and governance needed for their sustained success.” Williams was recognized at the association’s virtual leadership awards and annual meeting Thursday, Oct. 21, streamed from Maui Economic Opportunity in […]