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Congressional Black Caucus Youth Suicide Forum

  • 2318 Rayburn House Office Building (map)

On Friday, June 7, the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC)’s new Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health will convene for the second time to hear from award winning actress and mental health advocate Taraji P. Henson. Henson founded The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation in 2018 to eradicate the stigma surrounding mental illness in the African American community and specifically tackle the suicide rate among Black youth. Henson will share her personal perspective on managing mental health challenges, and the benefits of shining light on this topic in Black households.

WHAT: CBC Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health Forum with Taraji P. Henson

WHERE: 2318 Rayburn House Office Building

WHEN:  Friday, June 7, 2019/9:30AM to 10:30AM

WHO: Taraji P. Henson, Founder, The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation

Staff and interns are welcome to attend. To RSVP, please fill out this form HERE. For more information please contact Brad Korten at Brad.Korten@mail.house.gov or (202) 225-5801.