The SIMHS is a private, not-for-profit children's mental health services agency that has been serving Staten Island children with special needs and their families since 1895. Our goal is to help these children and their families improve the quality of their lives.

Last year, our 300 professional and support staff provided assistance to more than 6,800 individuals who participated in more than 20 programs at locations throughout the borough. In addition, our more than 500 volunteers contributed 50,000 hours of service.


Save the date! Wednesday, October 21st. Franc D’Ambrosio: The Man Unmasked

Click here for more information about this spectacular dinner theater fundraiser to support Staten Island children with special needs.

SI Mental Health Society Fearing for Future

Hurricane Sandy destroyed Domenick Camerada’s home and business, but he says the storm took a huge toll on his emotional state as well. “Bottom line is I lost the will to survive,” said New Dorp Beach Resident Domenick Camerada. Camerada turned to the Staten Island Mental Health Society for help. He received counseling after being […]

SIMHS 43rd Annual Spring Luncheon “Back to the Beach”

Support SIMHS’s 120 Years of serving Staten Island Children!

SIMHS Thrift Shop Volunteers are NY1’s Staten Islanders of the Week!

“Whether it’s stocking, sorting or decorating the latest “Staten Islanders of the Week” work year-round, managing two shops that help keep a local nonprofit up and running.” NY1: Friday, March 27, 2015

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Head Start

Head Start

The SIMHS’s four full-service Head Start Centers serve more than 300 children (at any one time) between the ages of 3 and 5 each year.

In Response to Sandy

Sandy Related Programs

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, SIMHS mobilized to assist not only our clients but others throughout the area who were affected by the storm.

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