About Us

Barry County Community Mental Health Authority

Mission Statement

Barry County Community Mental Health Authority will provide accessible, affordable, confidential, and quality behavioral health, physical health care, and substance use disorder services focused on prevention, treatment, and rehabilitation.

Annual Report
BCCMHA Brochure
Strategic Plan

Vision Statement

Believing in Recovery

Connecting with Community

Combating Stigma

Making a difference

Helping those in need

Aspiring to be the best


Accreditation

Barry County Community Mental Health Authority is accredited by Commission of Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF).

CARF accreditation is a public seal of trust and commitment to quality based on internationally accepted standards. Achieving this accreditation demonstrates our commitment to exceptional, personalized care. An organization, such as BCCMHA, receiving the highest level of CARF accreditation has undergone a detailed peer review process and has demonstrated to a team of surveyors, during an on-site visit, its commitment to providing programs and services of the highest quality. For more information on CARF, visit www.carf.org.

2022 Board Meeting Schedule

In accordance with the State of Michigan Open Meetings Act, the following meeting dates of January 2022 through December 2022 are hereby posted. Unless otherwise noted or notified, the meetings will begin at 8:00 a.m. and will be held at the following address: Barry County Community Mental Health Authority 500 Barfield Drive Hastings, MI 49058 269-948-8041

BCCMHA Board meetings Jan. – June will be held at the Tyden center at 121 S Church Street, Hastings, MI 49058, unless otherwise noted below.

January 13, 2022
February 10, 2022
*April 14, 2022 (Location Change: Leason Sharpe Hall in the BCEC at 231 S. Broadway St., Hastings, MI 49058)
May 12, 2022
June 9, 2022
July 14, 2022
August 11, 2022
September 8, 2022
October 13, 2022
November 10, 2022
December 8, 2022

Agency Financial Requests

A copy of our agency annual budget may be reviewed by calling 269-948-8041 and requesting an appointment.

Board of Directors

Linda Maupin, Chair

Dr. Robert Becker, Ed.D, Vice Chair, Treasurer

Staci Adams

Don Bowers

Duane Secord

Nora Hurst

Deb Hyatt

William Mattson

Theresa Moody

Ruth Perino

John Smelker

 

Southwest MI Behavorial Health 2022 Board Meeting Schedule

March 11, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001
April 8, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
May 13, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
June 10, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
July 8, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
August 12, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
September 9, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
October 14, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
November 11, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002
December 9, 2022, 9:30am to 12:00pm: 5250 Lover’s Lane, Suite 200, Portage, MI, 49002


All SWMBH Board Meetings are subject to the Open Meetings Act 1976 PA 267, MCL 15.261-15.275 SWMBH adheres to all applicable laws, rules, and regulations in the operation of its public meetings, including the Michigan Open Meetings Act, MCL 15.261 – 15.275 SWMBH does not limit or restrict the rights of the press or other news media. Discussions and deliberations at an open meeting must be able to be heard by the general public participating in the meeting. Board members must avoid using email, texting, instant messaging, and other forms of electronic communication to make a decision or deliberate toward a decision and must avoid “round-the-horn” decision-making in a manner not accessible to the public at an open meeting.

Southwest MI Behavorial Health Substance Use Disorder Oversight Policy 2022 Board Meeting Schedule

March 21, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001
May 16, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001
July 18, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001
September 12, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001
November 14, 2022, 4:00-5:30pm: Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 E. Cork St. Kalamazoo, MI 49001