Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc.Offering Hope...
Behavioral Health Services for the Kansas City Northland community. Prevention, assessment and treatment services for individuals and families throughout Clay, Platte and Ray counties
Here's the latest information from Tri-County Mental Health Services. If you have any questions, please feel free to give me a call on my direct line at (816) 877-0468.

Tom Petrizzo, Tri-County CEO

Let's Talk: Tri-County Helps Lead Metro-Wide Mental Health Campaign

Leaders from Tri-County Mental Health Services were among more than 100 supporters at the “Mental Health Matters in Kansas City!” event hosted by the Metropolitan Council of Community Mental Health Centers. Read More.

Families Should Reach Out When Children Need Help

For parents concerned with children and teens, Laura Ellison has one suggestion: reach out. Read More.

Video Illustrates Tri-County Efforts To Combat Teenage Tobacco Use

The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City recently highlighted Tri-County in a video distributed via their Pulse eNewsletter. Read More.

Honors for Bridging the Gap in Health Care

Sarah Martens, RN, of Kearney has been named Tri-County Mental Health Services most recent Employee of the Quarter. Read More.

Older Adult Program Reaching Out

Tri-County’s Older Adult Services continue to offer help and information for people throughout Clay, Platte and Ray counties. Read More.

Annual Meeting to Feature Author's Tale of Survival

Tri-County Mental Health Services will holds its annual banquet and 25th anniversary celebration at the Courtyard Marriott of Kansas City at Briarcliff on Monday, Aug. 31. Read More.

Mud Mania Set for June

The exciting fundraiser Mud Mania enters its third decade at the Kelsey Short Area of Smithville Lake at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 27. Read More.

Missouri Budget Includes Few Increases, but No Cuts

The recently passed Missouri FY2016 budget followed a complex and sometimes contentious legislative session, but it had some good news: no major cuts for behavioral health care. Read More.

Meetings at TCMHS

Caregiver Support Group for people caring for an older adult meets from 1 to 2 p.m. on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month in meeting Room 140.

Family Support Group: 6 to 7:30 p.m., the first Wednesday of each month in the meeting room of Tri-County's offices. Monthly speakers on relevant topics.

NAMI Family Support Group: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., the third Wednesday of each month in the lobby conference room, Tri-County Mental Health Services.

Tri-County Board of Directors: 4:30 p.m., the fourth Monday of each month, Room 140, Tri-County offices.

Aging and Mental Health Coalition of Kansas City North: 2:30-3:30 p.m., fourth Thursday of each month, second floor conference room, Tri-County. Especially focused to offer speakers and information for service providers and those interested in the older adult community of the Northland.

Tri-County Older Adult Services provides free screening, presentations and other services. For more information, call (816) 468-0400.

The Northland Coalition and its affiliate community chapters sponsored by Tri-County Mental Health meet monthly throughout the area. The parent group Northland Coalition meets at 11:30 am on the third Wednesday of each month in the second floor conference room of Tri-County. Individual community groups meet in locations throughout Clay, Platte and Ray counties. To become involved in your local prevention efforts, please contact Laura Bruce at (816) 877-0498. Meetings generally not held in July and December.

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