1 in 5

children ages 13-18 have or will have a serious mental illness.


of all lifetime cases of mental illness begin by age 14 and 75% by age 24.


Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death in youth ages 10-24.

Mental Wellness Center depends on the generosity of the community to ensure essential services will be provided for individuals and families impacted by mental illness for years to come. The Wellness Connection is a program of the Mental Wellness Center.