Mental Wellness for the New Year

Mental Wellness for the New Year

New Year’s resolutions often focus on losing weight, saving money or being more organized. It is also a perfect time to focus on your mental health and educate yourself about mental illness. One resolution is to take our Pledge to End Stigma. Separating the truth from...
Speaking Up on Important Issues

Speaking Up on Important Issues

Words matter. The Erie County Anti-Stigma Coalition is working to end the stigma of mental illness and educate the community about how we speak about the issue. That’s why the recent Twitter post by Sen. Kevin Parker, D-Brooklyn, urging a Senate Republican aide to...
Veterans and Mental Health

Veterans and Mental Health

Veterans Day 2018 has come and gone. I am pleased with the last Newsletter edition that featured information on Veterans and hope that it may offer support for those veterans that may be struggling with their adjustment to civilian life. The Erie County Anti-Stigma...