About Us

Mission Statement

 "To assure the availability of a comprehensive system of community mental health services for residents of Madison County who are affected by mental illness, developmental disabilities or substance abuse."

History & Overview

Board Members


Executive Director
Deborah Humphrey, MBA, BSN, RN

A licensed professional with 36 years of behavioral health experience. Prior to her position with the Madison County Mental Health Board, she held administrative positions in a psychiatric hospital setting, community crisis and emergency residential settings, and in her most recent employment of 19 years was an Associate Director for a community mental health authority.

Information & Referral Specialist
Michelle Brooks

A resident of Alton, Brooks has worked for Madison County Government for 20 years.  She joined the Mental Health Board in September 2017

Membership Affiliations

  • Association of Community Mental Health Authorities of Illinois
  • Illinois Coalition on Mental Health & Aging
  • Madison County Partnership to End Homelessness
  • Madison County Community Services Block Grant Advisory Council
  • Madison County Mental Health Alliance
  • Metro East Coalition Against Methamphetamine & Other Drugs
  • Madison County Partnership for Drug Free Communities

Funding Applications:

  1.   Applying for Mental Health Aid to Agencies
  2.   System Development Funding, learn more on how to apply, by clicking here...