Mayor Office Announce New Partnership Connecting Library Patrons To Mental Health Resources

The Mayor’s Office of ThriveNYC and The New York Public Library (NYPL) today announced “Spaces to Thrive,” a new partnership to promote mental health across the city and connect Library visitors to mental health support. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Announces $1.7 Million ThriveNYC Geriatric Mental Health Expansion

First Lady Chirlane McCray, Department for the Aging (DFTA) acting Commissioner Caryn Resnick, and Senior Advisor to the Mayor and head of the Office of ThriveNYC Susan Herman.

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First Lady McCray Announces Campaign To Promote Latin Mental Health Literacy

First Lady Chirlane McCray today announced Latinx Thrive, a grassroots effort led by ThriveNYC, Latinx advocacy organizations, and New York City elected officials to promote mental health literacy from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray And Dr. Barbot Announce NYers Trained In Mental Health First Aid

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Acting Health Commissioner Dr. Oxiris Barbot announced that 75,000 New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis to have now been trained in Mental Health First Aid as part of the City’s goal to train 250,000 New Yorkers by 2021.

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First Lady Chirlane McCray Meet Rosayra Pablo Cruz And Family

Earlier this week we reported that the first lady met with the Calderon family, this afternoon, First Lady Chirlane McCray and the Commissioner of the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs met with Rosayra Pablo Cruz and her two sons at Gracie Mansion. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray, NYPD Announce Expansion Of Crime Victims Program From Harlem To Hollis

First Lady Chirlane McCray and New York Police Department announced that the police department will provide more crime victims with the support and resources needed to recover from the trauma of experiencing a crime. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Leads Nationwide Weekend For Mental Health With Faith And Community Leaders

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray will speak at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, May 20 as over 2,000 of houses of worship and community groups across the nation address mental health and addiction in their communities between May 18-20. Continue Reading →

Health Department Releases First Comprehensive Report On Adult Depression From Harlem To Hollis

The Health Department today released its first comprehensive data brief on depression among New York City adults. Continue Reading →

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