Adults living with serious mental illness die 25 years earlier than other Americans.
Mental illness does not discriminate.
But sometimes people do.
57.7 million Americans will experience a mental health challenge in a given year.
The good news about mental illness is that recovery is possible.
Mental illnesses can affect persons of any age, race, religion,
People with mental illness can get better and many recover completely.
Mental Health Facts
Mental illness can be experienced by anybody regardless of age, gender, religion or socio-economic level.
*Facts adapted from the California Mental Health Services Authority and the report Parity or Disparity: The State of Mental Health in America 2015 by Mental Health America (MHA).