Not A Coward is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to end the stigma surrounding mental illness, educate the public about mental health issues, and encourage learning about mental health wellness techniques. We aim to end the stigma surrounding mental illness by encouraging honest and open dialogue about the very real struggles individuals suffering with mental illness face. We aim to educate the public about mental health issues through informative web content and public programs. While providing a wide range of mental wellness techniques geared towards helping people persevere through all of life’s obstacles.
How will we accomplish this?
Public Service Announcements via social media and main stream advertising that promote mental illness and suicide awareness.
Put a face to mental illness and create a forum where people feel safe enough to stop suffering in silence.
Offer lectures, workshops and seminars to educate the public on the facts, causes and treatments of mental illness.
Create original web-content that supports our mission to break the stigma, educate the public and promote mental health wellness.
We intend to provide a place where people can come to:
Learn about Mental Illnesses and the Stigma's surrounding them
Read about other's experiences with Mental Illness
Share their own stories about mental illness
Ask questions and have discussions about mental illness
Learn about the human mind and how to care for it
Learn 'Mental Health Wellness Techniques' for everything life throws at us
Feel welcome and included
Here at Not A Coward everyone is welcome and everyone is accepted. No matter what your story may be, you can find acceptance here, because together we can end the stigma!