Bring Change to Mind Partners with Mental Health for US

Looking For The Light

Bring Change to Mind is excited to announce that we have partnered with Mental Health for US,a nonpartisan educational initiative focused on elevating mental health and addiction in policy conversations by empowering grassroots advocates and improving candidate and policymaker health literacy. The initiative is powered by a coalition of stakeholder groups from around the country dedicated to uniting the American people to make systemic, long-term change with civic engagement tools and resources.

The movement launched at The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s 10thAnnual Advocacy Forum by former U.S. Representative and co-chair of theMental Health for USinitiative Patrick J. Kennedy (D-R.I.). Former U.S. Senator Gordon H. Smith (R-OR), a long-time mental health advocate, will also serve as co-chair.

“The suicide rate has skyrocketed over the past 20 years because mental health and substance use disorders often go undetected and undertreated,” said Sen. Smith. “Suicide is the tenth…

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