October 10 is World Mental Health Day

News

(WJHL)- An estimated 47.6 million adults in the U.S. experienced mental illness last year.

That is one in five adults in this country.

October 10th marked World Mental Health Day, which is a reminder that there is no need to suffer in silence.

If you or anyone you know needs help, you are not alone.

The National Suicide Prevention Hotline is 1-800-273-8255.

Health experts also recommend in the event of an emergency you should call 911.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss