“Friends are the pillars on your porch. Sometimes they hold you up, sometimes they lean on you, and sometimes it’s just enough to know that they are standing by.” -Anonymous

Friends of North Mississippi State Hospital was organized to

*Improve the quality of life for patients
*Provide recognition for employees
*Promote the understanding of mental health
*Promote public interest in NMSH
*Encourage support for NMSH.

Our projects for our patients have included:

*Christmas Gifts
*Ping Pong Table
*Patient Eye Exam and Glasses
*Bus tickets for discharged patients
*Magazine subscriptions for patient units
*Postage for patient mail
*Recreation Equipment and Supplies

We recognized our dedicated staff with the following activities:

*Employee of the Quarter Recognition
*Employee of the Year Recognition
*Employee Recognition Pins
*Employee Service Pins
*Christmas Gifts

Membership in Friends of North Mississippi State Hospital is easy and affordable:

*Individual - $12/year
*Civic/Corporate - $25/year
*Lifetime, Individual - $100
*Lifetime, Civic/Corporate - $250

Our patients need YOUR friendship! You may mail your membership fee to us at:

Friends of NMSH
1937 Briar Ridge Road
Tupelo MS 38804

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For Questions, Comments And / Or Suggestions, Email NMSH.