Enhanced National Guard Mental Health & Suicide Prevention

Mental Health
Mental Health
Accomplishment
Joint-Personnel

The Issue

National Guard and Reserve servicemembers face unique mental health challenges compared to Active Component servicemembers, such as limited access to timely, quality care and programs tailored to reserve component operational needs.

Accomplishment

  • Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Department of Defense (DoD) appropriations legislation provides $7.0 million for the National Guard preventative mental health program
Air National Guard
Army National Guard
Mental Health Care