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MAKE IT OK IN MAY

By Lauren Kollauf on Friday, March 26, 2021


Thank you for participating in Mental Health Awareness Month 2021!

MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH TOOLKIT

This free toolkit – for use by workplaces, ambassadors and individuals – will give you the tools and resources to educate your networks about mental health with Make It OK.

This toolkit includes:

  • Links to Make It OK and mental health resources
  • Social media posts and graphics
  • Letter to the Editor sample
  • Make It OK posters

toolkit


MAKE IT OK EVENTS IN MAY

May 3 – Make It OK Ambassador Training (Virtual)

  • 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
  • Cost is free, but pre-registration required. Register here.

May 6 – Make It OK Ambassador Training (Virtual)

  • 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost is free, but pre-registration required. Register here

May 14 – Make It OK Presentation on Facebook Live

May 17 – Make It OK Presentation on Facebook Live

May 20 – Wear Green for Make It OK 

  • Show your support for Mental Health Awareness Month by wearing your favorite green shirt, pants or other apparel on May 20. Share a photo with the hashtag #MakeItOK to social media to let your network know that you support Make It OK and ending the stigma. Order a Make It OK T-shirt or other gear here.

May 24 – Make It OK Ambassador Training (Virtual)

  • 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
  • Cost is free, but pre-registration required. Register here

MAKE IT OK STORIES: THE PODCAST

Coming in May 2021 – Make It OK Stories: The Podcast, brought to you by the Healthiest State Initiative. In each episode of this special series, you’ll get to hear from brave Iowans who live with a mental illness plus insight on common conditions from mental health experts. The podcast will be available on MakeItOK.org/Iowa, SoundCloud, Spotify and Apple Podcasts.

Listen to a preview: