Updated: Feb 26, 2022
Adapted from the WCMHS website
Washington Mental Health Services (WCMHS) is a private non-profit organization that has provided services to communities in Washington County since 1967. They provide mental health, developmental services, substance use support to adults and children and their families. WCMHS are office and community based and serve people in schools, homes and at their local office locations. They provide 24 hour emergency services. In addition they offer both adult and youth Mental Health First Aid courses free to community members and full day classes to help build awareness and understanding about how to help someone who may be in a mental health crisis. They also provide support to communities who may be experiencing a traumatic event.