Welcome to The Lemonade Project, a movement dedicated to families struggling with mental illness. Our goal is to empower people to openly share their stories and advocate for equitable mental health resources and insurance coverage.
“There comes a time when silence is betrayal.” - MLK
A lot of people might not realize, but Martin Luther King struggled with mental health issues his entire life, including attempting suicide twice in his early teens. Imagine the world without his influence? It's unimaginable. Every single one of us is here for a reason.
For those who struggle with mental illness, remaining silent is often a choice we think we should make. We think that by admitting that we are struggling, we are admitting a weakness of character. MLK Jr.’s words tell us that by remaining silent when you are suffering, you are betraying your own heart and you are causing further pain to yourself. Finding your voice and the courage in the most difficult of moments to seek help can show how strong you really are. - Mindwise ... See MoreSee Less