May is Mental Health Awareness Month. Since 1949, May has been dedicated to educating the public about the reality of mental health in the U.S. and ending the stigmas that surround this. In honor of that history, we asked young people across California to share their own experiences with mental health issues. Read below to see what they had to say about mental health at home, in school, and among their peers. Graphics below created by The kNOw Youth Media
Support the Next Generation of Content Creators
Invest in the diverse voices that will shape and lead the future of journalism and art.