Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

Emergency? Need Help Now? (802) 229-0591

How Do I Access Services?

Start by calling (802) 229-0591 to speak to one of our friendly Intake Coordinators. You will be asked what kind of services you are seeking and depending on your answer, you will be directed to the correct person. You may be asked some routine questions and to schedule a brief interview to begin the process of accessing services. If you are not sure what services you are seeking, or what programs we offer, WCMHS will work with you to help you determine and access the services you may need.

If you are interested in Developmental Services, start by calling (802) 479-5012 (x565).
In order to receive Developmental Services, you need to be Medicaid eligible. WCMHS can help you determine your Medicaid eligibility and will work with you to access the services you may need.


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Upcoming Events And News

WCMHS- 50 Years of Hope and Support Color-A-Thon 1M/5K Fun Run September 17, 2017

WCMHS is hosting a Color-A-Thon Event on September 17th at 1pm at the Barre Town Rec Complex. This is a major part of our 50th anniversary celebration and we are very excited for it! Want a fun way to celebrate wellness?  Get moving! Come enjoy a non-competitive, extra colorful fall day. This includes a 1mile option , a 5K route, a DJ and color blasts all through the route.

WCMHS Celebrates 50 Years of Hope and Support- Join Us For Our 50th Anniversary Event

WCMHS will be hosting our 50th Anniversary Celebration event, WCMHS Celebrates 50 Years of Hope & Support,  on Thursday, September 14th from 5:30-8:00pm at the Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA).  The evening will be a time to highlight our past, present, and future work in central Vermont through good food, speakers, stories, song, and more!  Tickets are available at Eventbrite.   We would like to thank our generous sponsors-  Northfield Savings Bank; Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA) ; Buttura & Gherardi Granite Artisans; National Life Group; VT Digger; University of Vermont Central Vermont Medical Center; Connor Contracting; L. Brown & Sons Printing, Inc; Breer Brothers, Inc.; Cabot Cheese; Barre Town;  Zalinger, Cameron & Lambek P.C; Vermont Strings; Langdon Street Tavern; and Sandy Rousse & Carmen Beck.   Thank you!!!

Recovery Education Workshop Being Offered this Fall to Begin on September 19th

Washington County Mental Health Services is sponsoring a Fall Recovery Education Workshop based on a program developed by Mary Ellen Copeland.  The workshop series will run on Tuesdays from 9:30-11:30, September 19th through November 7th, in the Sunroom at 9 Heaton St in Montpelier.  If you experience or support someone with mental health challenges, this excellent workshop can help you develop skills and find support. To sign up or get more information, please contact Linda at 223-6328 or Cathy at 223-7544 Monday to Friday.

WCMHS Wellness Collaborative Summer Groups Schedule

The Wellness Collaborative will have new classes starting this summer. The Wellness Collaborative aims to raise the wellness and quality of life for clients who are dealing with the challenges and stresses of daily living. Please see schedule to learn more about classes, and dates/times for each class.  For more detailed information, please contact Ellia or Doreen at 479-4083.

WCMHS Children's Group Summer Schedule

Many exciting groups groups are being offered this winter.  Many groups are ongoing and some start dates are still being determined.  Please click here for more information.  The groups range from weight lifting for teenage girls and boys to equine assisted therapy.  For more information, please contact Karli Clark at 229-0591.

WCMHS Imagination Station

The Imagination Station is now scheduling for individual and group sessions at 23 Summer St. in Barre. Imagination Station is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for use by schools, clinicians, and families or other private parties who have a trained adult to accompany the group for the entire session. If you are interested in becoming a trainer or to submit a referral form, please contact Heather Slayton at heathers@wcmhs.org or call (802) 479-4055.

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