The Mid Shore Behavioral Health (MSBH) Board was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) organization on June 8, 1992. MSBH is a regional, non-profit Core Service Agency (CSA) under contract with the State of Maryland’s Behavioral Health Administration (BHA), a division of the Department of Health. The Annotated Code of Maryland Health General Article 10-1201 through 1203 mandates Core Service Agencies, Local Addictions Authorities, and Local Behavioral Health Authorities. MSBH serves Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot Counties through a collaboration of the 5 county governments and mental health / substance use disorder stakeholders.
November 1, 2018
June 30, 2021
MSBH’s primary responsibility is for community planning, management, and monitoring of publicly funded, medically necessary, behavioral health services in the five-county region for consumers across the life span.