Feb 27, 2019
Hemophilia Alliance Social Work Conference

Mental Health First Aid 

Mar 14 – 17, 2019
Coalition B Annual Symposium

Less Stress, More Living

Apr 4 – 7, 2019
Hemophilia Federation of America

There Is No Health Without Mental Health 

Apr 12 – 14, 2019
Colorado Education Empowerment Day

Let’s Talk About Mental Health

May 11, 2019
New York City Hemophilia Chapter

Mental Health Workshop

June 6 – 8, 2019
National Hemophilia Foundation Inhibitor Summit


June 8, 2019
Bleeding Disorder Alliance Illinois

Mental Health First Aid

July 12 – 16, 2019
Gateway Hemophilia Association

It’s OK To Not Be OK

July 26 – 28, 2019
Florida Hemophilia Association

Mental Health Workshop

Aug 1 – 4, 2019
National Hemophilia Inhibitor Summit (Boston)

Mental Health and Bleeding Disorders

Sept 20 -22, 2019
Coalition for Hemophilia B Women’s Retreat

Mental Health and Bleeding Disorders

Sept 27 – 29, 2019
Coalition for Hemophilia B Men’s Retreat

Mental Health and Bleeding Disorders

Oct 3 – 6, 2019
National Hemophilia Foundation Annual Meeting

Men’s Mental Health

Oct 25 – 27, 2019
New England Hemophilia Association

Less Stress, More Living

Nov 2, 2019
Hemophilia Foundation of Northern California

Less Stress, More Living 

ALGEE's Adventures

The mascot for Mental Health First Aid is a koala bear named ALGEE.  For the past year, he has traveled across the country spreading awareness of mental health issues in the bleeding disorders community.  Keep an eye out for ALGEE at an event near you!

ALGEE, the Mental Health First Aid Action Plan


Assess for risk of suicide or harm

Listen nonjudgmentally

Give reassurance and information

Encourage appropriate professional help

Encourage self-help and other support strategies