Make a difference with
Mental Health First Aid

Identify. Understand. Respond.

A person you know could be experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge. Get trained in Mental Health First Aid and learn how to help. 

Want to join our growing community of Mental Health First Aiders and help to build more caring communities in Northern Kentucky? Take a Mental Health First Aid® course!


Mental Health First Aiders are…

Teachers, first responders, health care workers, and veterans. They’re neighbors, parents and friends. Mental Health First Aiders are anyone who wants to make their community healthier, happier and safer for all.

Who We’ve Reached

More than 2.5 million people across the United States have been trained in Mental Health First Aid by a dedicated base of more than 15,000 Instructors.

Monthly No-Cost Mental Health First Aid for Fire, EMS, Public Safety and their Families Now at NKU

Mental Health First Aid teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders in yourself, your loved ones and your community.