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Reducing stigma surrounding mental illness and promoting mental wellness is needed now more than ever. Through our Support Not Stigma pledge campaign, ambassador programs, and informing public policy at local, state, and federal levels, Mental Health America provides the education, support, and advocacy to improve the mental health for all community members.

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WORKPLACE AMBASSADORS

Help Us Promote Workplace Wellness

Whether you are an employee, an administrator, or an owner at your workplace, you can make a difference in improving mental health and wellness for all in your job. So much of our time is spent at work and good mental health is crucial for employee morale, productivity, career longevity, and overall fulfillment. Learn how you can become a mental health champion at work!

COMMUNITY AMBASSADORS

Support Us in Reaching Those in Need

Mental wellness is the foundation of our healthy, resilient community. Together, with mental health champions, peers, and workplaces, all individuals thrive in a compassionate, trauma-informed environment. Community members such as yourself are instrumental in helping us bring this vision to life in Sheboygan County. Use your specific skills, passions, and talents to reach out to others in support.

YOUTH AMBASSADORS

Become a Youth Ambassador or Join our Youth Advisory Board

Our youth ambassadors play a very important role in supporting each other and their mental health. Our young students and teens have unique mental health struggles that can be helped by their peers. You can help save or improve life by becoming an MHA Youth Ambassador today! Contact Director of Education, Trisha Erpelding at 920-458-3951 ext. 1002 or trisha@mhalakeshore.org to learn more.

Upcoming Events
17th Annual There is Hope Walk for Suicide Awareness & Prevention

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 10


Join us to help save lives. Together, we can make a difference in suicide prevention. For 16 years now, we've walked together along beautiful Lake Michigan to support suicide prevention and mental health coming together as a community to talk about mental health, illness, and suicide to have positive impact and make change.

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Fallooza - A benefit for mental health and addiction recovery

SEPTEMBER 29TH - OCTOBER 1ST


Join our community in a benefit for mental health and addiction recovery.  6 bands in 3 days!

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Community Training Offering in Suicide Prevention & Awareness Skills

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5TH 6:30PM- 7:30PM


This free suicide prevention workshop offered by MHA Lakeshore is the most widely taught gatekeeper training program in the United States.

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Interested in becoming an MHA Ambassador?

Would you like to become more engaged and involved in supporting MHA Lakeshore? Start by sharing our resources within your circles. For a bit more commitment, become an ambassador for MHA and mental health using your unique talents and skills to contribute to our mission and vision of creating a community that embraces mental wellness. Ambassadors are active on many levels including advocacy, public speaking, and storytelling. CONTACT US TODAY to find out about ambassador opportunities and share your ideas!
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MHA PUBLIC POLICY

MHA builds public understanding of the issues by advocating on local, state, and federal levels to improve our system.

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