Black Lives Matter Resources

Please use these resources and share them widely!

Visit our Trauma-Informed Wellness Program for the African American / Black Community in Sacramento County web page.

Learn about the My Brother’s Keeper Sacramento Collaborative work.

Get mental health resources on the Mental Health California Sac Collab web page.

Learn about Safe Black Space, creating opportunities for Black people to heal and thrive.

Visit the American Public Health Association’s web site for information and resources on Racism and Health and a report on Addressing Law Enforcement Violence as a Public Health Issue.

Color Of Change is the nation’s largest online racial justice organization. Learn about current campaigns and get resources.

Read an interview with Dr. David R. Williams from Harvard University and view a TedTalk on the Every Child Thrives web site.

The MSW@USC Diversity Toolkit: A Guide to Discussing Identity, Power and Privilege is meant for anyone who feels there is a lack of productive discourse around issues of diversity and the role of identity in social relationships, both on a micro (individual) and macro (communal) level.

Learn about the National Training Institute on Race and Equity and its work to create diverse social and professional communities that are inclusive and equitable.

Find resources to get informed, get engaged, take action, take a stand and be encouraged on the Obama Foundation Anguish and Action web page and see the Commit to Action page with a call for mayors, city councils and police oversight bodies to address police use of force policies.

Donate to the Official George Floyd Memorial Fund

Be inspired by john a. powell and get resources on the Othering & Belonging Institute web site.

Read a report titled The Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health in Pediatrics, the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

The New York Times published an article titledThese Books Can Help You Explain Racism and Protest to Your Kids, by Jessica Grose.

Get self-care tips for the Black community from Vice Media.

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation shared Healing in Action: A Resounding Call to Grieve, Heal, and End Racism Together, a special event on June 25 for the National Day of Racial Healing. Get action kits and resources on the Day of Racial Healing web site.

The Derm Review offers information and resources for Skin Cancer Awareness & Prevention for People of Color.