September is National Recovery Month and Mental Health First Aid can be the first step on the road to recovery. You can literally #BeTheDifference in someone’s life by knowing how to understand, recognize and respond to someone experiencing a mental health or substance use crisis.
Recovery is a personal journey of hope, empowerment and autonomy. Although everyone’s recovery journey is unique, recovery is now the expected outcome of treatment and services for mental health and substance use disorders.
You can help a family member, friend or colleague take the first step on their recovery journey. Here are some things you can do:
Help us make a difference in communities across the country today and #BeTheDifference in yours.