Welcome to BCCMHA
At Barry County Community Mental Health Authority (BCCMHA), we provide mental health and substance abuse services to residents of Barry County, in an accessible and affordable manner. Our goal is to provide treatment, recovery, and hope for individuals in the most effective, least restrictive level of care, and to create the best possible environment for independence and wellness for people living with mental illnesses, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and / or substance use disorders.
COVID-19 Update: If you have an appointment with us and you are experiencing a fever, cough and/or shortness of breath, please call 269-948-8041 to discuss your appointment options. BCCMHA is taking steps to ensure clients, staff, and community members remain as safe as possible. To learn more and the actions we are taking, please download our Community COVID-19 Letter.
COVID-19 Hotline: MDHHS has set up a hotline at 888-535-6136 to answer health-related questions about the virus. The line is open from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. seven days per week.
BCCMHA will be offering a board orientation on April 30th from 12-4 pm for new board members, county commissioners or other interested parties. For information, contact Richard Thiemkey, Executive Director at 269-948-8041.
Accessible and Affordable Mental Health Care
As a provider of comprehensive mental health services, our continuum of care extends to all ages, with a multitude of services including outpatient, home-based, school, and community-based programs. We follow a recovery model which emphasizes and supports each individual's potential for mental wellness, empowerment, and social inclusion. Services are provided in a person-centered, family-driven and youth-guided manner. Individuals, families and youth have an empowered, decision-making role in how their care is delivered.
We are accredited by Commission of Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and we are proud to be a member of Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health.