Hot Topic Veeps Mental Notes Live
Hot topic announced its partnership with Veep put on a virtual advantage for Mental health America. The event will raise funds in honour of World Mental Health Day.
The concert, hosted by My chemical romance‘s Mikey Way, kicks off on October 10 at 3 p.m. EST. The event will be broadcast live on the Veeps platform.
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The Hot topic foundation has supported mental health and music education programs since 2004. In addition to Mental Health America, it has partnered with nonprofit organizations such as Little Children’s Rock and Notes for Notes. Since its inception, the foundation has donated $ 20 million to nonprofit organizations.
This year’s concert will be hosted by Way and will feature a number of artists such as nothing, nowhere., DE’WAYNE, Meet me at the altar, Pom Pom Squad and more. Also in the programming is recent star of alternative press coverage Eyedress.
From the event, President and CEO of MHA Paul Gionfriddo says the concert is designed to help connect people to much-needed mental health resources.
“The pandemic, and everything that followed, had a significant impact on people’s mental health,” Gionfriddo said. “The key to maintaining mental health is understanding the signs and taking action early to prevent a seizure. The Mental Notes concert will help put much-needed mental health resources into the hands of people who find Hot Topic a safe space and who may need mental health support. We are grateful to be a partner in this effort.
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Get your ticket for the virtual concert here, and tune in to Veeps at 3 p.m. EST on October 10 to watch all the performances.
If you or someone you know has a mental illness, there is help to be found. Please consider these online resources and talk to your doctor about your symptoms.
The national suicide prevention hotline is 1-800-273-8255. You can also contact Crisis text line by text message RESIDENCE To 741741.
MentalHealth.gov – Get immediate help
ImAlive – Online crisis network
International Association for Suicide Prevention – Resources
The Anxiety and Depression Association of America
The National Alliance on Mental Illness
American Psychiatric Association – Finding Help
National Institute of Mental Health
American Psychological Association – Psychologist Locator
The Trevor Project – A confidential hotline for LGBTQ youth
To Write Love On Her Arms – A Nonprofit Raising Awareness About Mental Health
Hope For The Day – Suicide Prevention and Mental Health Education