Our Mission

Help to make the world a better place for those suffering with mental illness.

  • Increase Awareness and Remove Stigma
  • Collaborate With and Support Existing Mental Health Organizations That Provide Advocacy, Education and Research Funding for Mental Health
  • Address Staggering Shortage of Affordable Mental Health Care
  • Enhance education to encourage early detection and management of mental health in children and young adults
  • Emphasize the Importance of Wellness in Mental Health

Mental Health Facts

  • 44 Million Adults Experience Mental Illness in a Given Year
  • 1 in 5 Adults in America Experience a Mental Illness
  • Depression is the Leading Cause of Disability
  • 90% of Those Who Die by Suicide Have an Underlying Mental Illness
  • One-half of All Chronic Mental Illness Begins by the Age of 14
  • Three-quarters by the Age of 24
  • Nearly 50% of Youth Aged 8-15 Didn’t Receive Mental Health Services in the Previous Year
  • Nearly 60% of Adults with a Mental Illness Didn’t Receive Mental Health Services in the Previous Year
  • Mental Illness is Costly to Individuals and Society, $200 Billion in 2013
  • Mental Illness Contribute to More Costly and Worse Physical Illness Outcome