Sharing the amazing campaign put on every year by our friends at Creating Community Solutions. Text, Talk, Act is a creative way to stimulate dialogue around mental health – nothin’ better than that!
Because mental health matters.
Coming this spring, young people will have a nationwide conversation on mental health and how to help a friend in need. Through text messaging, small groups will receive discussion questions to lead them through a conversation about mental health: how to take care of theirs and how to help a friend in need. Join these brave people to help end the silence on mental health.
Because this conversation is going to take all of us.
Join us in Text, Talk, Act, and invite your friends. On Tuesday, April 14th* (in collaboration with Active Minds’ Stress Less Week) and on Thursday, May 7th*(in partnership with SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day), bring your friends, family and peers together to take part in this nationwide event. When your group is ready, text START to 89800.
*Can’t join us on those dates? Text, Talk, Act is available April-May 2015. Simply text START to 89800 when your group is ready to begin.
Because we shouldn’t go it alone.
Organize events at your college, school and in your community, and you could win $1,000 for your school or community organization! To sign up for the contest and get materials for your event, click here.
Because conversation is important.
Because you can help change a life.
Gather your friends for this national dialogue to talk about the importance of taking care of your mental health – and how to help a friend in need – all through a fun and creative text-based dialogue! Get the infographic!