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Hispanic or Latino

Resources on this population include national survey reports, agency and federal initiatives, and related behavioral health and Spanish-language resources.

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SAMHSA Programs and Initiatives

  • Community Conversations About Mental Health provides information (including Spanish language materials) on how to hold a community dialogue that breaks down misconceptions and builds awareness and support around mental health issues.
  • National Prevention Week is a SAMHSA-supported annual health observance dedicated to increasing public awareness of, and action around, substance use and mental health issues. National Prevention Week 2014 is about Our Lives. Our Health. Our Future. SAMHSA will be highlighting the important role each of us has in maintaining a healthy life and ensuring a productive future. Materials are available in English and Spanish.
    • La Semana Nacional de Prevención es un evento anual de salud apoyado por SAMHSA, que busca concientizar al público y generar acción respecto al abuso de sustancias y a los problemas de salud mental. El lema y enfoque de la Semana Nacional de Prevención 2014 es: Nuestras vidas. Nuestra salud. Nuestro futuro. Este año queremos destacar la importancia del rol que cada uno de nosotros desempeña en el mantenimiento de un estilo de vida saludable y un futuro próspero.

SAMHSA Behavioral Health and Spanish-Language Resources

Federal Initiatives and Resources

Additional Resources

Last Updated: 04/08/2019