Mental illness and addiction impact communities across the country but the current system is not meeting the needs of Americans who need care.
That’s why we brought together the nation’s leading mental health and addiction advocacy groups. Together, we’ve developed a comprehensive policy platform that policymakers—that’s you!—can reference. Click here to download the full platform.
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death among American adults
More than 1 in 4 adults living with a serious mental health condition also live with addiction
In 2017, over 70,000 people died of overdose
Untreated mental health conditions cost the country at least $444 billion per year