Horizon Blog

Horizon impements social networking platform for recovery

April 3rd, 2013

Horizon Health Services is first agency in NYS to Implement Social Networking Platform for Recovery Peer Supported Health Communities Aide Personal Health and Recovery Goals Horizon Health Services, a not-for-profit corporation providing services to assist individuals with mental health and chemical dependency issues, is launching a platform to provide peer-supported resources for its family, substance […]

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Lady Gaga Promotes Youth Mental Health

January 7th, 2013

Sometimes it takes a celebrity to shed some attention on important issues.  Horizon Health Services thought that this particular announcement by Lady Gaga’s Born This Way Foundation and the National Council, was worth mentioning in our blog, due to the fact that is in support of raising awareness for mental health care. Lady Gaga’s Born […]

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Mental Illness Awareness Week 2012: Oct. 7-13, 2012

October 7th, 2012

In 1990, the U.S. Congress established the first full week of October as Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) in recognition of the National Alliance on Mental Illness’s (NAMI) efforts to raise mental illness awareness. Below is an infographic that will show you the prevalence of mental illness in the U.S.  Our goal at Horizon is […]

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Infographic: Suicide in America

September 16th, 2012

Interesting Infographic by the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare:

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