More than 7 out of 10 young people say mental health issues are weighing them down
That’s why JanSport created #LightenTheLoad, a new mission to connect you with tools and resources to support your mental health.
Support at College
Social Action for
Mental Health Support
for All Identities
National Alliance on
Mental Illness (NAMI)
Jansport & teenager therapy
For May, JanSport is partnering with Teenager Therapy in an ongoing mission to support mental wellness and to #LightenTheLoad. Join us and Teenager Therapy for four Comfort Calls and POV Sessions each Sunday in May to chat live on the topics of self-esteem, isolation, compassion fatigue and family. Head to our Instagram for streaming and call details.
Strength Through Sharing
We asked young people across the country to talk a bit about their mental health journeys and how they #LightenTheLoad by sharing. Here are their unscripted stories.
Labeling Anxiety & Depression
Opening Up To Family
Hear from the therapists
Lighten the Load Live on IG features live conversations with real therapists who help unpack some of our biggest mental health questions. Watch our episodes here, or find them on JanSport’s IGTV.
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