Support Over Stigma is a 501(c)3 registered non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about service induced & related mental health issues, combating the stigma surrounding them, and providing support and resources.
Support Over Stigma is a nonprofit dedicated to saving the lives of our Military, Veterans, First Responders and families through the support, education, tools, and resources they need to overcome mental health and service-related challenges.
Support Over Stigma was founded on July 27, 2020 and since then has grown to reach over 30K current military, veterans, first responders, and their families.
While our home base is in St. Charles, Illinois. We attend and have events throughout the Chicago land area, all of Illinois, and the Midwest Region. In addition we partner with many community and statewide organizations, including several regional military entities.
Support Over Stigma addresses a wide range of mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more. However, our goal is to provide support and resources for any current military, veterans, first responders, and their families in any capacity we can. If we cannot directly help, we WILL find you the help YOU need.
Support Over Stigma combats stigma through education, advocacy, and community engagement. We work to challenge misconceptions about mental illness, promote understanding and empathy, and create a supportive environment for those struggling with their mental health. Interested in learning more? Check out our "How We Help" tab.
There are several ways to get involved with Support Over Stigma, including volunteering, donating, participating in events, or spreading awareness through social media and word-of-mouth. Visit our "Get Involved" page for more information.
Yes, we offer educational programs, workshops, and events aimed at increasing awareness and understanding of mental health issues. Check our "Upcoming Events" page or follow us on social media for updates on upcoming events and programs.
We rely on donations, grants, and fundraising efforts to fund our programs and services. We are grateful for the generous support of individuals, organizations, and businesses that share our commitment to mental health advocacy.
No, Support Over Stigma is a non-denominational and non-partisan organization. We welcome individuals from all socioeconomic backgrounds and beliefs, regardless of discharge status to join us in our mission.
No! You may participate and use our resources regardless of your discharge status.
You can contact Support Over Stigma by emailing us at email@example.com or by filling out the contact form on "Contact Us" page. We strive to respond to all inquiries promptly and provide the information and support you need. If you or someone you know is experiencing a Mental Health Crisis, Dial 911, Dial 988 & Press 1 for veterans, or go to your nearest emergency room or VA.
© 2023 Support Over Stigma Inc. is a recognized 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Federal Tax ID: 85-2200096. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowable by law." If you or someone you know is experiencing a Mental Health Crisis, Dial 911, Dial 988 & Press 1 for veterans, or go to your nearest emergency room or VA.