Mental Health Bill to be launched to help children in NY

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A Mental Health First Aid Bill will be launched Thursday in an attempt to bolster healthy childhoods for all young New Yorkers.

The bill will incorporate more mental health awareness in schools by teaching educators and students about the symptoms of a mental health issue and providing them with the help needed to address it.

Senator Jesse Hamilton will be launching the bill at the Legislative Office Building in Albany.

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