GKCMHC’s main goal with the You Be You effort is to reach teens with a positive message of self-worth and value, reinforcing the idea that they do not need to be perfect, that just being themselves is good enough. Beginning this fall, the You Be You campaign will pilot in nine Kansas City area … [Read more...] about GKCMHC Launches Launching Program for Teens
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In memory of Jason, Sara, and Lane Sunday, September 17, 2017 ~ 9:00 am Ironwoods Park Amphitheater, 14701 Mission Road, Leawood, KS Register or donate now! This family event is intended to help raise awareness and reduce stigma of mental illness. Funds raised through the walk will help … [Read more...] about Join us in walking to raise awareness of mental illness and reduce the stigma.
National health insurance laws are slowly changing to ensure that treatment services for addiction and mental illness are covered under most insurance plans. Today, through the Affordable Care Act (ACA) individuals can find coverage even if they have a pre-existing condition and often at reduced … [Read more...] about Insurance
Advocacy for mental illness and addiction takes many forms, from personal care-giving to moving political action. In all cases, the more we join with others the louder our voices can be. Find and join others who support your efforts to improve local and national resources that support … [Read more...] about Advocacy
When you or a loved one is experiencing mental illness, it can be incredibly frightening. Even more, seeking treatment can be difficult and burdensome when you have to navigate your insurance coverage and the many different types of treatment options available. Below is a list of mental health … [Read more...] about Mental Health Resources