MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS WEEK/MONTH
Each year, millions of Americans face the reality of living with a mental health condition. However, mental illness affects everyone directly or indirectly through family, friends, or coworkers.
Mental Illness Awareness Week Runs From
October 3–9 and coincides with additional related events:
- Tuesday, Oct. 5: National Day of Prayer for Mental Illness Recovery and Understanding
- Thursday Oct. 7: National Depression Screening Day
- Saturday, Oct. 9: NAMIWalks United Day of Hope
- Sunday Oct. 10: World Mental Health Day