To promote mental health and to improve the care and treatment of persons living with mental illness through advocacy, education and service.
Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri (MHA-EM) envisions a just, humane and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.
We are affiliated with Mental Health America, the oldest and largest volunteer movement in the country concerned with mental health and mental illness.
I have dealt with depression most of my life and it runs in my family. I have a brother who took his own life and I see first hand how devastating this is for the entire family. More help needs to be available for those dealing with depression, especially during this pandemic time.