THE WHAT? Dr Brant Foundation has partnered with virtual mental health provider TalkSpace during Suicide Awareness Prevention Month as part of its annual #SayILoveYou campaign, with a focus on supporting the Black community.
THE DETAILS The Dr Brand Foundation is using the campaign to highlight the urgent need to “support the Black Community with culturally responsive care” and has committed to funding over 100,000 hours of online professional mental health services through TalkSpace.
As part of the mental health resources offered during September, the Dr Brandt Foundation is committing $25,000 to TalkSpace to fund over 10,000 hours of online and on-demand professional mental health services, offering a community discount of $150 off a monthly subscription, as well as a $150 TalkSpace discount voucher with every purchase made on the Dr Brandt Skincare website.
THE WHY? The company has entered into the partnership in a bid to support the Black community during Suicide Prevention Awareness month and a step towards the continued fight for racial equality.
Accorsing to the company, “September is Suicide Prevention Awareness month and this year for our annual #SayILoveYou campaign, the Dr. Brandt® Foundation is partnering with virtual mental health provider, TalkSpace. In light of the pandemic and ongoing fight for justice in the Black Community, The Dr. Brandt® Foundation will use September’s #SayILoveYou campaign to highlight the urgent need to support the Black Community with culturally responsive care and is committed to funding over 100,000 hours of online professional mental health services through TalkSpace.”