This activity guide is intended to help organizations across California with planning and implementation of Suicide Prevention Week activities. These resources and activities can also be used throughout the year.
The SanaMente fact sheet provides details about California’s Mental Health Movement for Latinos.
This Spanish-language flyer provides a brief introduction to SanaMente: El Movimiento de Salud Mental de California, the importance of mental health in Latino communities, and lime green as the color for mental health awareness.
Every day in California friends, family and co-workers struggle with emotional pain. And, for some, it’s too difficult to talk about the pain, thoughts of suicide and the need for help. Though the warning signs can be subtle, they are there. By recognizing these signs, knowing how to start a conversation and where to turn for help, you have the power to make a difference – the power to save a life.
The Each Mind Matters Orange County is leading a multilingual campaign to increase awareness about the importance of taking care of our minds and bodies. The campaign promotes open and honest conversations with friends and family to improve community understanding, acceptance and support of mental health and wellness. Resources are available at the promisetotalk.org website.