May Mental Health Awareness Month


May is Mental Health Awareness Month! We are committed to bringing support and awareness to our community, because mental health matters! Below you will find a variety of FREE events and activities. Can't make an event? You can still show your support at home by downloading our Activity Guide or browsing the Take Action for Mental Health Toolkit online.

Make sure to follow us on Facebook and Instagram  for more May Mental Health updates and activities.

Upcoming Events 2022:

Events at Local Schools

We will be attending open house events to hand out mental health self-care kits at the following school sites in May. Sites are open to parents and students enrolled at each school: 

Distributions with SLO Food Bank

We are partnering with SLO Food Bank to hand out mental health self-care kits at select food distribution sites in May! Stop by a location below to participate. No registration required.

Journey of Hope

Join us virtually for this inspiring evening, where you'll hear stories of overcoming mental health adversity and be filled with hope for a brighter future. Be sure to arrive at 5:00pm to meet some prominent County figures at our resource fair before the speakers get onstage. Then, from 6:00pm until 8:00pm, we will hear our key speakers' stories of hope. We're honored to host the illustrious basketball player Chamique Holdsclaw, Olympic gold medal winner and WNBA Rookie of the Year, as she shares her own personal experiences with depression. View the Journey of Hope 2022 event flyer!

Bike Breakfast

Our annual Bike Breakfast is back! This event promotes Bike to Work Week and May Mental Health Awareness Month. A great way to take care of your mental health is by exercising! Community members are encouraged to bike to the event for breakfast, music, games, and more. Take your breakfast burrito to-go or stick around for activities and conversation.

Related Forms & Documents

May Mental Health Awareness Month Events
2022 Mental Health Month Activity Guide
Take Action for Your Mental Health This May
Mental Health Coloring Pages
Take What You Need
Green Ribbon Activity
Wall Art Installation

Frequently Asked Questions

Please contact our access line at 1 (800) 838-1381 for information or to schedule an appointment. All services are available in Spanish.

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