JED’s Everyone Summits: #findYOURsummit initiative is a unique volunteer fundraising initiative driven by a passion to raise awareness for JED’s work while engaging in an activity of your choice. Choose your own summit as your goal and participate virtually on Sunday, May 31. Leading up to the virtual summit, you’ll recruit friends and family to support your summit.
Laughter is a strong medicine. It helps heal both the mind and the body, and creates opportunities for people to connect. We can all benefit from a little humor right now…more than ever. On Wednesday, May 13th, 8-9PM ET, join us on Zoom for an evening of comedy benefitting The Jed Foundation. The show will
Attention soccer fans! We hope you’ll join us and the New York Red Bulls on Saturday, June 1st at 7pm as they take on Real Salt Lake for Major League Soccer’s first ever Mental Health Awareness Match. A portion of each ticket purchased through the link below will benefit our work.
It’s true: laughter is a strong medicine. It helps heal both the mind and the body, and creates opportunities for people to connect. Laugh out Louder with us and outstanding comedians—Chris Gethard, Aparna Nancherla, Yamaneika Saunders and Chloe La Branch—on May 29th in NYC to support our work this Mental Health Awareness Month. Get your tickets today!
The World Health Organization defines “mental health” “as a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her or his community.” In using this definition, S2i recognizes that some mental health challenges reflect brain diseases that, like physical diseases, require appropriate stigma-free and patient-centered care and include both mental health and substance use disorders. Other mental health challenges stem from social conditions and marginalization and require different forms of interventions.