Black History Month: Mental Health Resources
2024 Update: View our latest Roadmap to Black Mental Health and Resources.
Black Lives Matter. Black Mental Health Matters.
Black History Month is a time to reflect and celebrate the accomplishments of the Black community. The Mental Health Coalition is committed to working towards a world that enables equitable access to vital resources and support for all communities. We honor the contributions from the Black community to our nation’s history and mental health.
We stand in solidarity with the Black community. We are committed to working towards a world that enables equitable access to vital resources and support for all communities.
See below for specific mental health support & resources for the Black community.
For immediate text support, reach out to The Crisis Text Line by texting COALITION to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor for free 24/7. You can also call National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. It’s free and highly confidential, unless it’s essential to contact emergency services to help you or your friend stay safe. Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio 1-888-628-9454