One in 5 American adults – tens of millions of people – will experience a mental illness or addiction in any given year. However, the current system is not meeting the needs of millions of Americans.
Only half of Americans with a mental health condition receive treatment
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death among American adults
In 2017, over 70,000 people died of overdose
Each day, an estimated 17 veterans die by suicide
Untreated mental health conditions cost the country at least $444 billion per year