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December 18, 2023 Press Release

The Jed Foundation Develops New Suicide Postvention Guidebook for Off-Campus College Student Housing

[June 6, 2024, Austin, Texas & New York City] – The Jed Foundation (JED), in partnership with the College Student Mental Wellness Advocacy Coalition and

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December 18, 2023

JED Joins Connecticut State Colleges and Universities to Begin Building Communities of Care

By Lauren Patetta  Representatives from the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities (CSCU) met last month for the inaugural CSCU Building Communities of Care...

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December 14, 2023

Jed was my brother

By Michael Satow I lost my brother, Jed, to suicide when I was in my early 30s. I had just had my first...

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December 12, 2023

JED Unites School Officials From Across Utah for Day of Mental Health Problem-Solving and Planning

By Lauren Patetta  The Utah JED Campus Cohort—consisting of 16 public higher-education institutions in the state—gathered in October at Weber State University for...

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December 7, 2023

JED and Chartwells Provide Back-to-School Resources to 300 College Campuses

By Jessica Hicks The Jed Foundation (JED) and Chartwells Higher Education, a leader in contract food service management for colleges and universities, partnered...

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November 17, 2023

Uniting for Youth: Insights From the JED Policy Summit on Student Mental Health

By Rebecca Bauer On October 30, 2023, more than 100 mental health experts, advocates, and allies gathered in Washington, D.C., for the JED...

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November 16, 2023

JED, NAMI, and Macy’s Partnership Raises Over $1.4 Million During Back-to-School Fundraiser for Youth Mental Health

By Lauren Patetta  Macy’s raised over $1.4 million to support the work of the Jed Foundation (JED) and the National Alliance for Mental...

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November 14, 2023

JED Joins lululemon and Black Mat Yoga for World Mental Health Day

By Lauren Patetta lululemon and Black Mat Yoga welcomed The Jed Foundation (JED) to Nourish, a World Mental Health Day celebration at Arden...

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November 8, 2023

JED and AASA Begin Districtwide Approach to Bring Youth Mental Health and Suicide Prevention to School Districts

By Kim Greene The Jed Foundation (JED) and AASA, The School Superintendents Association, have begun their work with pre-K–12 school districts across the...

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November 8, 2023

Champlain College Makes Tremendous Impact on Student Mental Health With JED Campus

By Kim Greene Champlain College joined JED Campus in 2019 to make the mental health of their students a top priority. Using strategic...

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October 10, 2023

Celebrating World Mental Health Day

Stories have the power to change and save lives. They make us feel less alone, connect us to our communities, and inspire us...

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October 6, 2023

Kappa Kappa Gamma Chapter Raises $9,600 for JED at Clemson University Student Fundraiser

By Lauren Patetta  Thanks to the incredible work and dedication of students, the Clemson University chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma (KKG) raised $9,600...

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October 3, 2023

JED Campus Southern Connecticut State University Creates Well-Being Workbook to Support Students

By Lauren Patetta  Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU), a JED Campus, recently launched a workbook to help students prioritize their wellness using mental...

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