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 5,000 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.


Bring Change for SIMHS! Where? Forest Ave TD Bank! When? 8/28/15

Stop by TD Bank on Forest Avenue with your loose change and support the Staten Island Children’s Theatre! Don’t forget to mention the Staten Island Children’s Theatre when you visit in order to help TD Bank Bring Change! All major Staten Island Mental Health Society locations will also be collecting loose change for this event. […]

Wednesday, October 21, Franc D’Ambrosio: The Phantom Unmasked

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All proceeds from the Dinner-Show Fundraiser benefit the Elizabeth W. Pouch Center for Special People, a division of the Staten Island Mental Health Society, Inc., that serves Staten Islanders with developmental and learning challenges.

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”

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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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