Mother and Child embracing and smiling at each otherChildren’s Mental Health Week is dedicated to increasing public awareness about the triumphs and challenges in children’s mental health and emphasizing the importance of family and youth involvement in the children’s mental health movement! Events focus on promoting positive mental health, well-being and social development for all children and youth.

This week is sponsored by the National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health which provides advocacy at the national level for the rights of children and youth with emotional, behavioral and mental health challenges and their families.