Senator Hughes is bringing his transformative BREAKING THE SILENCE mental health series to a neighborhood near you!

Starting THIS THURSDAY a free 4-week series called 2019 Breaking The Silence: Trauma in our Community – Toxic Stress Series | Sex, Death & Money will be held at four different locations in the city’s Overbrook, Mantua, Strawberry Mansion and Carrol Park neighborhoods.

Find an event near you and RSVP today!

Did you know that nearly 7 million African-American people were diagnosed with a mental illness in the last year? That’s more than the entire populations of Chicago, Houston and Philadelphia combined!

This impactful series will cover the three main life cycles, teen & youth, mid-life and seniors, all ages are welcome to come and ask questions, hear from experienced professionals and get the help they need.

Once again, it’s time to break the silence and shatter the stigma about this serious issue affecting our community.

NET Community Care – CUA 7

3133 Ridge Ave. • Philadelphia


NOVEMBER 7: Youth/Teens
NOVEMBER 14: Seniors
NOVEMBER 21: Mid Life/Adults

Bible Way Baptist Church

1323 N. 52nd St. • Philadelphia


NOVEMBER 7: Mid-Life/Adults
NOVEMBER 14: Youth/Teens
NOVEMBER 21: Seniors


640 N. 66th St. • Philadelphia


NOVEMBER 7: Seniors
NOVEMBER 14: Mid-Life/Adults
NOVEMBER 21: Youth/Teens

Mt. Olive Baptist Church

638 N. 37th St. #42  • Philadelphia


December 10