Understanding Mental Health Crisis Response in North Alabama

It’s an emergency, but it’s a mental health or substance use emergency. Do you go to the emergency room? Do you call 9-1-1? Do you schedule a counseling appointment six weeks out?  These are some of the thoughts that might be racing through your mind.  Mental health experts* say you should have three things in a […]


Wellstone Receives Critical Funds for Fight Against Opioid Epidemic

WellStone is committed to effective #prevention and #treatment measures to dramatically decrease #opioid use in our #community. We are thankful to the City of Huntsville, Alabama – Government for allocating funds to WellStone, Huntsville Hospital and First Stop to make this a reality. “It’s commendable to the city for taking these funds and really targeting them. Really challenging us to come up with specific plans that don’t […]


WellStone Hosts Hiring Event on June 2

Visit us Friday, June 2, for our Spring Hiring Event. We are hiring for LPNs, RNs, nurse practitioners, case managers, therapists, technicians, drivers, maintenance and more. Full-time, part-time and various shifts available. Entry-level and mid-level opportunities available. We are North Alabama’s leading provider for mental healthcare and substance use treatment services. Hiring managers will hold […]


WellStone Gains Former Downtown Huntsville, Inc. Attraction

North Alabama’s leading mental healthcare provider hosts a repurposed pop-up park. On Friday, March 10, WellStone, in conjunction with Turner Construction, held a ribbon cutting to celebrate the installation on the organization’s south Huntsville campus. See coverage of the event by WAAY31. Turner Construction Company, that originally constructed the park in partnership with Nola|VanPeursem Architects, […]


WellStone Hosts Hiring Event on February 10

Visit us Friday, Feb. 10, for our Winter Hiring Event. We are hiring for LPNs, RNs, case managers, therapists, medical assistants and more. Full-time, part-time and various shifts available. Entry-level and mid-level opportunities available. We are North Alabama’s leading provider for mental healthcare and substance use treatment services. Hiring managers will hold on-site interviews from […]


The Rise and Fall of Resolutions

And then the rise, again. With thoughts from WellStone CCO Josaylon Henry. Res·o·lu·tion /ˌrezəˈlo͞oSH(ə)n/ — A firm decision to do or not do something.  On January 1, goal-setting takes on a new persona. She’s #glamorous and #trendy. Maybe it’s that “everybody’s doing it” feeling, or the idea of a fresh start, but it’s an annual […]


2022 Year in Review

What a year it’s been! For WellStone, our clients, and the state of mental healthcare in North Alabama.   Serving thousands of people, regardless of ability to pay, for decades. WellStone served more than 11,000 children, adolescents, and adults over the past year, and provided more than $3.1 million in uncompensated care. For more than 50 […]


Introducing: WellStone Emergency Services

To access services, visit WES at 4020 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35802 or call 256.705.6444, Option 1. “The social worker in me sees things from a systems-perspective. And as a systemic solution? This hits all the marks,” says Paula Steele, Director of WellStone Emergency Services. “WellStone Emergency Services, or simply WES, is a new […]


An Inside Look: WellStone’s Executive Leadership

National Bosses Day celebrates the contributions of leaders who support, equip, and empower their people. Take an inside look at WellStone’s executive leadership through the lens of recent interviews with our communications department: “Because WellStone is public mental health, I always thought I was supposed to be here for those who need help the most. […]


WellStone hosts fall hiring event Nov. 4

Visit us Friday, Nov. 4, for our Fall Hiring Event. We will hold on-site interviews from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 4040 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35802 in Suite E (Community Room).  Applicants can apply for desired positions online, beforehand or at the event. View opportunities here. Hiring managers will be present for […]