Every 13 minutes a Robin Williams

“I say that it is our collective responsibility to advocate for mental health because those that suffer from a mental illness may not have the ability to understand what is happening to them nor do they have the ability to[…]

Mental Health in Schools Act of 2013

Ask your representatives to push for this bill.  Their inaction costs lives.   “One in five youth in the United States experience mental illness, and 70 percent of adolescents with mental health problems do not receive care. Over the last[…]

Join us for Benny’s Run 2014!

Sign-Up Now! The Benny Fund will sponsor the second annual Benny’s Run (10K, 5K, Kids Fun Run) on October 04, 2014 in East Hampton, CT. We welcome all runners, walkers, and volunteers of all ages. Benny’s Run was established in 2013,[…]

Athletes’ mental health to be explored

“Sometimes it’s a bit more difficult for student-athletes to seek help because of the norms around sports of being tough and resilient, finding one’s own way through problems,” said Daniel Eisenberg, an associate professor at the school of public health.[…]