May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month.


About 6% of the U.S. population identifies as Asian American or Pacific Islander.


Nearly 15% of this population reported having a mental illness in the past year.


Mental Health America provides information to learn more about mental health issues affecting Asian American and Pacific Islander communities, as well as a list of mental health resources to build awareness and promote wellbeing through research, practice, education, and policy: Asian American/Pacific Islander Communities and Mental Health | Mental Health America (