NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray and Dr. Torian Easterling Talk About Brothers Thrive Initiative and Mental Health Awareness

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray and Dr. Torian Easterling Assistant Commissioner at NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene stopped by to discuss their new initiative, “Brothers Thrive”  which focuses on promoting mental health literacy that has a big support and a newly developed partnership with 6 national service organizations.  They also spoke about ThriveNYC and various programs available to individuals that raise awareness about mental illness, substance misuse and stigmas associated with seeking treatment. Go to for more information. Watch now to learn more.


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