Get the facts about mental health

Mental illness affects millions of New Yorkers.

Yet for too long we have ignored mental health as a serious health issue. Mental health is complex, it can be confusing, and it can be poorly understood. This has led us to treat mental health as less important than physical health. And for too many, this has meant going without needed care. 

This video explains more about what mental illness is: 

Mental health treatment works.
Getting connected to care can help people live healthy and productive lives. Here are just some promising findings: