Join the Maryland State Department of Education, Mental Health Association of Maryland, Maryland Coalition of Families, Maryland Department of Health, schools, and programs statewide for the 2019 Children’s Mental Health Matters! Campaign from May 5-11!

The Campaign goal is to raise awareness about the importance of children’s mental health. See below for ways to join:

Become a Community or School Champion:

Champions commit to use their communication tools to share the Campaign, including hosting special events, distributing materials, and sharing information in newsletters, social media, and on your website. For more information, please visit: https://www.childrensmentalhealthmatters.org/Community-Champions/

  • Sign-up to become a Community Champion here
  • Sign-up to become a School Champion here

The Maryland First Lady’s statewide art project:

Early care and education providers, birth through kindergarten, may submit a group art project using the attached specifications. Original artwork must be submitted by March 15, 2019.  For more information, please visit: https://www.childrensmentalhealthmatters.org/celebrating-through-art-youth-art-display/

Participating early care and education providers will also be featured on marylandfamiliesengage.org and in the Family Engagement Toolkit “In Action” e-newsletter. Stay tuned for more information about the Campaign!