Mental Health America of Kentucky

Organization Contact Name: 
Marcie Timmerman
Organization Contact Email: 
Specific Projects: 

Asset Mapping: Generate a mental health asset map for the state of Kentucky, or at least parts of Kentucky. Map will be published at with full credit of the creator. (Unpaid)

Database Management: Assist in creation of a donor and contact management processes for a small organization. Gain experience in the needs and expectations of the very beginning of this process.(Unpaid)

Need assistance locating grants that support our current goals.

Infographic and Graphic Design Internship: Generate infographics for mental health education. Research and create a graphics guide for MHA Kentucky, utilizing available resources and information from our national organization. (Unpaid)

Infographics & Graphic Design: Help understanding new ways of doing them, better and cleaner formatting rules, etc.

Mapping: We'd like to have maps of mental health resources offered throughout the commonwealth. Our goal with that is to find geographic areas where there is a known need but fewer resources of a specific type.

Marketing/Ads/Comms: We've got a strong online presence. Our Mailchimp newsletter needs revised. Help with understanding new trends and the new rules with FB would be great.

Mental Health Policy Internship: Learn to follow mental health policy changes and pending changes in the Kentucky General Assembly and local governments. Identify strategic relationships and research needed mental health policy changes. (Unpaid)

Needs Assessment Intern: Generate an understanding of the mental health system in Kentucky and conduct a mental health needs assessment of a county or the state, as time allows. (Unpaid)

Report Writing Intern: Combine research and metrics provided by state and national leaders to create a "state of mental health" report for Kentucky. (Unpaid).

Social Media Communications: Assess current social media platform usage, create content based off our national guidelines and statewide initiative inputs. Learn social media management, scheduling, and analysis. (Unpaid)

Volunteer Training Intern: Take the lead on creating a Volunteer Handbook for MHA Kentucky and help us build curriculum for a volunteer training program. 

Training: Curriculum Development - We'd like to offer professional trainings to businesses, individuals, and small groups. Right now, we're not sure how to move forward with creating curriculums for adult learners.

Video Communications: Creating and editing videos on mental health education topics. Potentially editing video submissions from participants across Kentucky who "share their story". (Unpaid)

We need to redesign our Wordpress site that was created over 12 years. I'm looking for a more intuitive and comprehensive website - offering links to all of our resources, not just a few.