May 20: National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day

April 1, 2019

National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day 2019: Monday, May 20, 1-3:30 p.m.

This event aims to:

  • Raise awareness of older adults’ mental health needs
  • Promote evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery supports
  • Encourage collaboration between mental health and aging networks
  • Highlight where to seek services when needed

Hosted by ACL, SAMHSA, and the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging



Monday, May 20, 2019, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET
Hubert H. Humphrey Building, Great Hall
200 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20201

Register to attend in person
View live streaming information

Event Material

Fact: nearly 1 in 5 older Americans has at least one mental health or substance use condition.


Burton Garten - Tue, 05/21/2019 - 09:25

Will the agenda and the slides from the live stream of the National Older Adult Mental Health Awareness Day 2019 be made available?

Hi Burton,

Yes! Our partner agency, SAMHSA, will post the webcast of the entire event shortly. Check the HHS YouTube channel. We will be announcing when it is available on our social media channels.

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