Goldie Hawn and Youth from Across the Country to Join SAMHSA in a Celebration of Children’s Mental Health
WHAT: HEAR ME NOW: A Celebration of Resiliency through the Performing Arts
WHERE: Sidney Harman Hall, Harman Center for the Arts – Washington DC Shakespeare Theatre
610 F Street NW
Metro: Gallery Place/Chinatown (Red/Yellow/Green Lines)
At the event,
Tickets to the HEAR ME NOW event are free and will be available to the public beginning
HEAR ME NOW is one of numerous Awareness Day activities taking place in communities across the country to show people that mental health challenges are real and can be treated. Events and activities will focus attention on the need to provide comprehensive, community-based mental health supports and services in high schools.
SAMHSA is a public health agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The agency is responsible for improving the accountability, capacity, and effectiveness of the nation’s substance abuse prevention, addictions treatment and mental health service delivery systems.
Executive Planning Group
Mental Health America
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health
American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
American Academy of Pediatrics
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
Center for Health Care Strategies, Inc.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education, Inc.
National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare
Residential Care Consortium
SOURCE Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration