National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

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National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month

July is National Minority Health Awareness Month. Did you know people of minorities are less likely to access mental health care? The National Alliance on Mental Illness of the Greater Mississippi Valley (NAMI GMV), Alpha Kappa Alpha—Quad Cities Chapter (AKA), Robert Young Center Community Support Program (CSP) and area faith leaders are working together to raise awareness during Minority Mental Health Awareness Month.

Learn more and find a schedule of free events happening in the Quad Cities here

African American Mental Health Workshop: Violence and the Impact on our Communities
Facilitated by Dr. Tiffany Stoner-Harris
Doors open: 5:30 p.m. with workshops from 6-8 p.m.
Monday, July 24: Progressive Baptists Church, 1302 E. 12th St., Davenport, IA

Community Day of Prayer for Mental Health
Wednesday, July 26

Film Showing: Unsound
Thursday, July 27
Doors open: 5:30 p.m. with film and discussion from 6-8 p.m.