ORGANIZATIONS & CAMPAIGNS

The JED Foundation

Mission is to protect emotional health and prevent suicide for our nation’s teens and young adults. JED partners with high schools and colleges to strengthen their mental health, substance abuse and suicide prevention programs and systems.
https://www.jedfoundation.org

The National Alliance for Caregiving (Circle of Care: A Guidebook for Mental Health Caregivers)

​1-301-718-8444
Designed to guide unpaid friends, family, and neighbors who care for someone with a mental health condition.
www.caregiving.org/circleofcare
https://www.caregiving.org

Peace of Mind Foundation

A 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to help improve the quality of life of OCD sufferers and caregivers through education, research, support, and advocacy. They also fund an OCD Challenge program, a free interactive self-help tool that guides users step by step through the strategies and skills needed to manage OCD symptoms.
https://peaceofmind.com

National Education Alliance for
Borderline Personality Disorder​

Works with families and persons in recovery, raises public awareness, provides education to professionals, promotes research, and works with Congress to enhance the quality of life for those affected by Borderline Personality Disorder.
https://www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.org

African Communities Public Health Coalition (ACPHC)

​1-213-909-0985
Mission to improve personal and community health & wellness within the African community by increasing the availability of culturally-relevant physical and mental health services; providing education to reduce stigma; and facilitating social justice through advocacy.
https://africancoalition.org

California Black Women's Health Project

​1-310-412-1828
Seek to empower women to become active participants in improving their health status and committed to advocating for policies and practices that promote & improve physical, spiritual, mental and emotional well-being of Black women and girls in California.
https://www.cabwhp.org

Schizophrenia and Related Disorders Alliance of America (SARDAA)

1-800-493-2094
Dedicated to improving the lives of people with schizophrenia and related disorders and promoting hope & recovery through support programs, education, collaboration, and advocacy.
https://sardaa.org

This Is My Brave, Inc.

Their mission is to end the stigma surrounding mental health issues by sharing personal stories of individuals living successful, full lives despite mental illness through poetry, essay and original music, on stage in front of a live audience, through stories submitted and published to their blog & YouTube channel.
https://thisismybrave.org

Los Angeles County Client Coalition

Focuses on legislative/policy-making activities and support & self-advocacy of mental health consumers.
http://lacclientcoalition.org

LACDMH Consumer & Family Affairs

Gives a voice to family members and consumers and promotes the partnership among consumers, family members and treatment teams so that each can offer their valuable expertise toward the treatment of mental illness.
http://dmh.lacounty.gov

WE RISE

Part of a movement to transform our mental health care system using art and community building to unite efforts to foster the empowerment of mental health and wellbeing as a civil right. Challenges us to see that together we have the power to change the culture, climate and systems. https://werise.la

Painted Brain

Uses media and the arts to bridge community barriers and change the discussion about mental illness.
www.paintedbrain.org