My Minority Mental Health Story

Contributed by: Jacquilyn Davis, DEI & Engagement Coordinator, Mental Health Connecticut Bebe Moore Campbell Minority Mental Health Month is an important time each year for individuals from minoritized communities to come together and share their unique experiences in their mental health journeys. These stories are ones we can all learn from, celebrate, and utilize to… Read more »

International Self-Care Day

Contributed by: Brayden Ransom, Communication and Marketing Assistant, Mental Health Connecticut July 24 (7/24) is recognized as International Self Care Day (ISD). This day was chosen to symbolize that the benefits of self-care are something we experience 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.¬†It was created as a device developed by the International Self-Care… Read more »

Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

Contributed by: Brayden Ransom, Communication and Marketing Assistant, Mental Health Connecticut July is celebrated as Bebe Moore Campbell National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month. A tradition that began in 2008 to bring awareness and focus to the obstacles and struggles that minorities face in caring for their mental health and in honor and remembrance of… Read more »

Mental Health Connecticut Honors ConnectiCare for $31,000 Donation and for Helping to Raise over $72,000 for Mental Health Awareness Month

Contributed by: Brayden Ransom, Communication and Marketing Assistant, Mental Health Connecticut On Thursday, July 1st, members of Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) joined our friends at ConnectiCare to unveil a custom-made handcrafted Tiki created by Senan Gorman, a local artist who creates wooden sculptures to support charities and other local groups. The gift was created to… Read more »

Help Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) Win $10,000 IMPACT Award Grant!

Contributed by: Brayden Ransom, Communication and Marketing Assistant, Mental Health Connecticut For the second year in a row, the Red Sox Foundation has named¬†Mental Health Connecticut (MHC) as a finalist eligible to win the $10,000 IMPACT Award grant! The 2021 IMPACT Awards will continue to focus on organizations that have demonstrated deep impact in raising… Read more »