Winter March 15, 2024 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

Youth Mental Health Summit – ‘Break the Silence. End the Stigma.’

Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center is spearheading the ‘Break the Silence. End the Stigma.’ The Youth Mental Health Summit to take place on March 15 at the University of Maine is aimed at empowering high school students in Greater Bangor to tackle mental health challenges and stigma. With alarming statistics highlighting the urgency of the issue, this event offers crucial support, education, and advocacy.

Through workshops and interactive sessions led by professionals, attendees will gain tools to become mental health ambassadors. Featuring Keynote speaker Danielle Whyte, Director of Ambassador Outreach at The Yellow Tulip Project.

By addressing stigma through open dialogue, the summit sets the stage for a culture of understanding and support. This event represents a pivotal step towards a brighter future for youth, both locally and beyond.

Join Us:
March 15, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m
The University of Maine
168 College Ave, Orono, ME 04469

 

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