MHA-A: Who we are & what we're doing

The best way to keep up with MHA-A news and events - and other information and announcements related to mental health is the MHA-A newsletter and email updates - one of the benefits of membership.



  • January 17-18 - Virginia Association of Community Service Boards Legislative Conference in Richmond                        <details>
  • January 25 = Mental Health Advocacy Day at the Virginia General Assembly

To have a just, humane, and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity, and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.

Our Vision

Join MHA-A in speaking up for those with mental illnesses in the community and in the state capitol.   <details>


Mental health is too often overshadowed by physical health.


Mental Health Ameriica-Augusta (MHAA) is part of the nation's oldest and largest community-based network dedicated to helping all Americans live mentally healthier lives. 

MHA-A's mission is simple: To be a catalyst for good mental health and appropriate treatment of those who suffer from a mental illness in our community. We do this by Advocatingfor changes in policy through collaboration withelected and appointed officials, and with other advocacy groups; by Educating the public and providing critical information about mental health and mental illness; and by delivering urgently needed Programs & Services.