Upcoming Event

Upcoming Virtual Events

Thursday, August 13th – InstuMENTAL Health, a virtual concert, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Drumroll please … We are excited to announce our inaugural InstruMENTAL Health concert! Mental health services are instrumental to building brighter futures. Your support will amplify their impact. Concert proceeds directly support those who benefit from Provident Behavioral Health’s services, which include life-saving crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, psychiatric services, afterschool programming, and residential care. We’re amped to support and partner with local artists for this event, especially given COVID’s impact on current performance opportunities. Keep your ears open for performer announcements on the Provident Young Professionals Facebook page and this event page! Register using the this link, and join us for a virtual concert that’s not to be missed! Take care of yourself. Take care of others. Make brighter futures for all a reality in your community. You can participate at whichever sponsorship or donation level is most appealing and comfortable for you.

Saturday, September 12th – Feature Films Virtual Trivia Night, 6:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Provident and Mary Ryder Home are celebrating 250 years of combined service to St. Louis’ most vulnerable and underserved individuals. We are tuning in for a night of fun TV trivia, fast-forwarding through some movie puzzlers, and adjusting our antenna to see a brighter future together. Test your knowledge of general topics, pop culture and classic features whether they were brought to them through the silver screen or by bunny ears. Trivia Night will benefit all the programs of Provident and Mary Ryder Home. Together, our passion and dedication bring hope to those struggling through behavioral health challenges, now and always. Follow this link to register your team or support Trivia Night as a sponsor.

Recent News

Spirit of Provident Gala 2020!

Celebrating 250 years of combined service to those most in need.

On February 8th we celebrated our shared vision of Mary Ryder Home and Provident Behavioral Health! Together our two agencies have a combined 250 years of service to those most vulnerable in our St. Louis community. Mary Ryder Home is celebrating our 90th milestone year and Provident boasts 160 years of compassionate care here in St. Louis.

Our Spirit of Provident Gala took place at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel, doors opened at 5:30 pm for our cocktail reception and silent auction. Special thanks to the Boeing Jazz Band, whom provided us with some smooth stylings throughout the evening. Our evenings program also featured the Mary Ryder Singers, our Provident Mission Video and fund-our-need paddle raise! Golden Raffle Tickets sold out too!

This year the Jackie Kaiser Volunteer Award was presented to our very own Dr. Dan Seibert, long time volunteer and physician to many of our Mary Ryder ladies! The Spirit of Provident Award honoree was Mr. Lawrence Thomas. Congrats to both!

For photos from our spectacular Spirit of Provident Gala, please visit: https://link.shutterfly.com

To see our 2020 Mission video, featuring MRH resident Joanie, please visit: Providentstl on YouTube


Press Release: Mary Ryder Home to Join Provident Behavioral Health


New Organization Will Expand Mental Health Services for St. Louis Seniors

October 7, 2019 (St. Louis, MO) — Provident Behavioral Health and Mary Ryder Home, two St. Louis nonprofits that have been serving the community for a combined 250 years, are joining to provide a greater impact in our region. The agencies have chosen to make this move because together, they will have increased capacity to fulfill a shared mission of providing exceptional behavioral health services to those in our community who need it most. …

To read full article, please visit: https://www.providentstl.org/press-release-mary-ryder-home-to-join-provident-behavioral-health/