In The News

Hours Temporarily Changing
March 27, 2020

As of Monday, March 30, 2020, our new hours will be:Monday – Thursday 8:00am to 5:30pmFriday 8:00am to 5:00pm

April Event Cancellations
March 24, 2020

NOTICE: Our April 9th Depression Support Group (that usually meets every 2nd Thursday) is canceled. Our April 21st Walk-In Depression Screenings (that usually are every 3rd Tuesday) are also canceled. […]

Message from our Executive Director re: COVID-19
March 23, 2020

COVID-19 Response Update- March 23, 2020 In response to COVID-19, Central Kansas Mental Health Center is implementing the following changes to meet the behavioral health needs of our community and […]

COVID-19 Update
March 17, 2020

CKMHC is still OPEN and ready to help. In order to do our part to protect your safety, we have opened up many of our services to be delivered by […]

CKMHC’s COVID-19 Response
March 16, 2020

As the community mental health center for Dickinson, Ellsworth, Lincoln, Ottawa and Saline counties, Central Kansas Mental Health Center is committed to serving our patients, especially in times of uncertainty. […]

Kansas Ag Department Offers Website For Stressed Farmers
December 11, 2019

Written by KWCH12 SALINA, Kan. (AP and KWCH) Kansas farmers and ranchers who are stressed over finances or emotional issues have a new place to turn for help. The Kansas Department […]

Salina Community Partners Provide K-PREP Therapeutic Preschool
November 18, 2019

Written by the Salina Journal K-PREP, an innovative therapeutic support preschool program for at-risk 3- and 4-year-olds, has been implemented in the Salina area. The result of a collaborative partnership […]

CKMHC offers free, anonymous mental health screenings
October 8, 2019

Written by the Salina Journal Staff A local health center is encouraging residents to take advantage of free evaluations this week. “Depression is so common, it’s been called the common […]

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Central Kansas Mental Health Center Receives Tower Foundation Grant
October 7, 2019

Central Kansas Mental Health Center has been awarded a grant from the Tower Foundation to support suicide prevention and mental health services, Attorney General Derek Schmidt announced Monday….

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Holm Auto Good News: Area schools laud mental health partnership
September 14, 2019

Written by the Salina Journal Staff Removing stigmas, improving grades and potentially saving lives are just a few of the outcomes observed in area schools one year into a new […]

Program Brings Mental Health Services To County Schools
April 19, 2019

Written by Tim Horan, Reflector-Chronicle “We saved lives. We’ve prevented suicides.” That was the message Shelly Alderson presented to the Abilene Rotary Club recently regarding a pilot program addressing mental […]

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New Facility To Better Serve People In Crisis
July 22, 2018

Written by the Salina Journal Staff With the help of a state grant, officials at Central Kansas Mental Health Center hope to enhance their ability to serve people who are […]

Martin Youth Center Opening
Spotlight: CKMHC marks opening of Martin Youth Center
July 17, 2016

Written by the Salina Journal Staff Central Kansas Mental Health Center, of Salina, recently hosted an open house and ribbon-cutting to mark the opening of its new Martin Youth Center […]