To assist with your Awareness Day activities, SAMHSA has collected background materials and resources from national organizations and federal agencies addressing early childhood and trauma, issues related to young adults, and data on children's mental health.
Early Childhood and Trauma Resources
Find resources on subjects like challenging behavior, cultural and linguistic competency, art therapy, military families, early childhood systems of care, and several in-depth resources related to trauma.
Young Adult Resources
Find resources for young adults, friends and family, and professionals and providers working with young adults, including information on health behaviors, risks, and access to services.
Data on Children's Mental Health and Trauma
Find current studies, charts, and data on the impact of trauma on the mental health of children, adolescents, and young adults.
Other Background Materials and Resources
Find more information on mental health issues for children, youth, and their families through tip sheets, short reports, annual reports to Congress, and other resources.
The ECCO Recognition Program
The Excellence in Community Communications and Outreach (ECCO) Recognition Program showcases and celebrates the outstanding achievements of grantees.