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.
The Board of Directors of the Staten Island Mental Health Society cordially invites you to attend the 2015 Annual Gala Honoring Bob Cutrona Friday, March 20, 2015 Above Ballroom at the Hilton Garden Inn Cocktails@ 7:00 pm ~ Dinner to follow Formal Attire Click Here to: Purchase Tickets at Early Bird Rates / Journal Advertising […]
Elizabeth (Libby) Traynor, SIMHS’s Chief Clinical Officer and Senior Vice President for Behavioral Health Services received the 8th Annual Mid-Career Exemplary Social Work Leader Award from the New York Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) on December 4. Ms. Traynor was honored for her “visionary and exemplary work, dedication and unique commitment to the social […]
Karen Sorensen and Doreen Tartaglia received 2014 Community Service Awards from the Staten Island Not-for-Profit Association last month. The awards honor staff members who are often “unsung heroes” at the organizations where they work. Ms. Sorensen, whose official title is Payroll Coordinator, recently began sharing her flair for fundraising in a complementary role as an event planner. “Karen […]
Borough President James S. Oddo was honored for his service to Staten Island children and families with the Society’s 2014 Dr. Richard M. Silberstein Memorial Award. The award was presented to Borough President Oddo on Friday, December 12, at SIMHS headquarters. “Borough President Oddo is a champion for health and wellness on our Island,” said SIMHS […]