May is Mental Health Month

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Mental Health Matters at SCUSD

  • Less than 20% of children and youth with mental health conditions receive the treatment they need.
  • 70-80% of those who do receive services, get them from school-based providers.
  • Children with mental health problems may miss school – as many as 18 to 22 days!
  • SCUSD Student Support Centers & the Connect Center provided more than 4,200 mental health supports during the 2015-16 school year.

You can make a difference

  • Wear the Ribbon
  • Raise Awareness
  • Reduce Stigma

Become a Youth Mental Health First Aider!

Training is FREE and you’ll be certified! Visit scusd.edu/sshsor or call 916-643-9141 for more information.

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