May is Mental Health Month / National Prevention Week

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May is Mental Health Month, and National Prevention Week is the second full week of May.

National Prevention Week

Sponsored by SAMHSA, National Prevention Week is an annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, substance abuse and mental health issues.

>>Find out more about National Prevention Week.

Mental Health Month

Mental Health Awareness Month (also referred to as “Mental Health Month”) is observed in May, reaching millions of people through the media, local events, and screenings.

Toolkits for Awareness, Support and Advocacy

Help spread the word through awareness, support and advocacy activities by showing you’re #IntoMentalHealth. >> Click here for resources from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), or find toolkits for individuals and organizations from Mental Health America. This year, an infographic is included about mental health and COVID-19.


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