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New Broad-Based Coalition Announces June 2 As First-Ever Gun Violence Awareness Day and Calls on Americans Nationwide to "Wear Orange"
May 14, 2015
Amnesty International USA, Everytown for Gun Safety, National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Generation Progress, The JED Foundation, Know Your IX, Hadiya’s Promise and Many More Join Diverse Coalition of Partners to “Wear Orange”
The JED Foundation Partners With SAMHSA For National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
May 7, 2015
The JED Foundation celebrates SAMHSA's 10th annual National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day with day-long national events
2015 Student Voice of Mental Health Award Honoree Announced!
May 5, 2015
We are thrilled to announce that Sonia Doshi, a junior at the University of Michigan, is our 2015 Jerry Greenspan Student Voice of Mental Health Award honoree.
National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day 5/7
April 27, 2015
JED co-hosts SAMHSA's 10th Anniversary National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day: Strengthening Communities by Integrating Care
Rock Band Nothing More Speaks Up & Donates to Mental Health
April 23, 2015
JED is proud to partner with Rock Radio chart-toppers, Nothing More, to spread awareness about mental health issues.
Higher Education Mental Health Alliance Releases Guide to Assist Colleges with Response to Suicide on Campus
November 18, 2014
New Suicide Postvention Resource Available for Colleges and Universities to Help Plan for and Respond to Tragedies on Campus
56 Colleges & Universities Join The Jed & Clinton Health Matters Campus Program to Support Student Mental Health
October 1, 2014
Schools Nationwide Commit to Assess and Enhance Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Suicide Prevention Programming
Leading Women's Organization Addresses Mental Health
September 15, 2014
Alpha Chi Omega Announces Partnership with The Jed Foundation
The Jed Foundation, Clinton Foundation and Facebook Announce Guide to Identify Emotional Distress on Social Media Sites
September 10, 2014
Guide Now Available on Facebook and Instagram, Released on World Suicide Prevention Day
6 Signs on Facebook & Instagram That Your Friend May Be Struggling and How to Get Help
September 10, 2014
Nearly 90% of young adults in the United States use Facebook. If you see someone posting distressing content on Facebook or Instagram, or if they are behaving dramatically differently than usual, it may signal that this person needs help.