Seize the Awkward
Seize the Awkward is a national campaign from The Jed Foundation (JED) and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) in collaboration with the Ad Council. The campaign inspires and prepares teens and young adults, ages 16-24, to talk about their mental health with their friends and provides information and resources to understand the warning signs that indicate a friend is struggling, conversation starters, and tips for support and how to get help.
JED Mental Health Resource Center
The Jed Foundation’s Mental Health Resource Center provides essential information about common emotional health issues and provides teens and young adults information on how they can support one another, overcome challenges, and make a successful transition to adulthood.
I’m First!, an initiative of Strive for College, is an online community celebrating first-generation college students.
Active Minds is the nation’s premier nonprofit organization supporting mental health awareness and education for young adults
We are dedicated to saving lives and to building stronger families and communities. Through education, research, advocacy, and a focus on young adults ages 14–25, Active Minds is opening up the conversation about mental health and creating lasting change in the way mental health is talked about, cared for, and valued in the United States.
General overview of financial aid for college and tips on how to help ease the burden of college expenses.