About Us


Mental Health America of the Heartland is dedicated to promoting the mental health of the community and improving the quality of life of persons with mental illness through advocacy, education, and support.



Mental Health America of the Heartland envisions a just, humane, and healthy society in which all people are accorded respect, dignity, and the opportunity to achieve their full potential free from stigma and prejudice.


Mental Health America of the Heartland is part of a network of affiliates that, combined, are a great force that collaborate for the good of mental health consumers, parents, advocates, and service providers. With more than 200 affiliates nationwide and more than 100 years in existence, we represent a growing movement of Americans who promote mental wellness for the health and well-being of the nation – everyday and in times of crisis.