News & Views

The latest news and updates from JED

Connect with JED
September 16, 2022 Blog

Honoring Our Heritage, Nurturing Our Mental Health: A Black History Month Reflection

By Jessica Orenstein As a young Black woman, this Black History Month feels particularly poignant. It’s a time when we celebrate the richness of our

Read More

Press Release

September 16, 2022

The Jed Foundation (JED), Park County Schools & Community Organizations to Unveil Rural Student Mental Health Data at Local Youth Summit

Park County, Montana — Schools have reopened months after historic flooding in Montana devastated the small town of Gardiner and surrounding Park County....

Read More

Press Release

September 8, 2022

Cárdenas Applauds Over $88 Million in Federal Funding for Youth Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Grants

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, during National Suicide Prevention Week, Congressman Tony Cárdenas (CA-29) applauded the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) for awarding over $40 million in...

Read More

Press Release

August 30, 2022

Ulta Beauty Launches Beauty& Celebrating Beauty as a Force for Good

Leading retailer empowers all to own beauty on their terms via creative content, podcast debut, mental health support and cultural influencers such as...

Read More

Press Release

August 5, 2022

Trellis Foundation Announces 2022 Mental Health and Wellbeing Grant Cohort

In response to heightened concerns over students’ mental health and wellbeing and its effect on student outcomes, Trellis Foundation is pleased to announce...

Read More

Press Release

August 1, 2022

Macy’s Partners with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) and The Jed Foundation to Support Youth Mental Health Resources

Macy’s will raise awareness and funds for NAMI and The Jed Foundation in a six-week long charitable giving and roundup campaign in support...

Read More

Press Release

July 26, 2022

The Jed Foundation (JED) Awarded 1.5M Inaugural Grant from The Goodness Web

New York, New York — The Jed Foundation (JED), the leading national nonprofit that protects emotional health and prevents suicide for teens and...

Read More

Press Release

July 20, 2022

The Jed Foundation (JED) Wins Prestigious Ragan CSR & Diversity Award

New York, New York — The Jed Foundation (JED) has been named a winner of Ragan’s CSR & Diversity Awards in the category...

Read More

Press Release

Press Release

June 2, 2022

Students Crystal Widado and Joseph Sexton Win The Jed Foundation’s 15th Annual Student Voice of Mental Health Award for Their Impactful Work in Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention Research

Both students’ efforts have ignited mental health-related conversations and increased visibility on their school campuses and beyond. NEW YORK, NY — The Jed...

Read More

Press Release

Press Release

June 1, 2022

The Jed Foundation and United Educators Partner to Increase Support for Student Mental Health at High Schools and Colleges

UE to offer premium discounts to members launching JED Campus or JED High School NEW YORK & BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– The Jed Foundation (JED), a...

Read More

Press Release

April 14, 2022

Psychiatrist Laura Erickson-Schroth Joins The Jed Foundation as Chief Medical Officer

Erickson-Schroth will provide mental health and suicide prevention leadership to ensure JED’s programs and initiatives are aligned with the latest research and recommended...

Read More

Press Release

Press Release

March 2, 2022

Pediatric and Suicide Prevention Experts Partner to Create Blueprint for Preventing Youth Suicide

The American Academy of Pediatrics and American Foundation for Suicide Prevention outline recommendations for pediatric health clinicians, community members, families, and peers on...

Read More

Press Release

February 16, 2022

New Report Scores School Mental Health in Our State and Provides a Roadmap for a Hopeful Future

States as diverse as Idaho, Minnesota, California, and North Dakota offer bright spots in school mental health policy, but all states have significant...

Read More