Resources: Anti-Racism, Social Justice, Mental Health

Here are some organizations with resources to support our community, and especially our youth as we fight against systemic injustice in this country.

We will continue to update this list.

SOCIAL JUSTICE AND ANTI-RACISM RESOURCES

Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc is a global organization in the US, UK, and Canada, whose mission is to eradicate white supremacy and build local power to intervene in violence inflicted on Black communities by the state and vigilantes.

https://blacklivesmatter.com/resources/

Californians for the Arts

Californians for the Arts’ vision is to build a sustainable & vibrant California using arts and creativity as the driver for social change and wellness. Here is a list of anti-racism resources they have compiled.

https://www.californiansforthearts.org/anti-racism-resources

Facing History and Ourselves

Facing History and Ourselves uses lessons of history to challenge teachers and their students to stand up to bigotry and hate.

www.facinghistory.org

Good Good Good

Adapted from the anti-racism resources google doc compiled by Sarah Sophie Flicker & Alyssa Klein.

https://www.goodgoodgood.co/anti-racism-resources

Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley

The Greater Good Education team offers readings, practices, and other resources to support anti-racist educators.

https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Being Antiracist

https://nmaahc.si.edu/learn/talking-about-race/topics/being-antiracist

Teaching Artist Guild

Centering the Work, a new online resource; a crowd-sourced arts education and social justice repository celebrating best practices, practitioners and projects from all over the country to serve as beacons, inspirations and support for expanding the work from the margins to the mainstream.

https://teachingartistsguild.org/social-justice-resource-database/

Teaching Tolerance, from the Southern Poverty Law Center

Teaching Tolerance provides free resources to educators—teachers, administrators, counselors and other practitioners—who work with children from kindergarten through high school.

https://www.tolerance.org/

 

MENTAL HEALTH

To Write Love on Her Arms

To Write Love on Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.

https://twloha.com/

To Write Love on Her Arms

Mental health resources for the black community.

https://twloha.com/blog/black-lives-matter-black-mental-health-matters-too/

Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley

www.greatergood.berkeley.edu/education