We are not a Washington association. We are individual families
who have loved ones with SMI, and we live with these issues everyday.




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                in Mental Health Crisis Day

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Mental Health Crisis

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In memory of Josh Francisco

[One year ago, on Nov 8, 2014] His mother wrote: My son killed himself today…. READ MORE

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Voices of Those with Serious Mental Illness

What It’s Really Like to Live with Schizophrenia

“I’m hallucinating to some degree 90 percent of the time.” (Photo by Nathan Caskey)

Rachel Star Withers, 30, was diagnosed with schizophrenia in her early twenties. She moves through the world in the company of hallucinations no one else can see or hear. Here, she explains how schizophrenia has affected her life and why she won’t let it stop her from living it to the fullest.

Support The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, HR2646.

Find out what else you can do on our Take Action page

Support The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, HR2646.

Find out what else you can do on our Take Action page