ROOTS

ACACIA ROOTS

Mental health access for all

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Acacia Roots strives to provide mental health access to all college and university students, regardless of financial circumstances.

The Problem

“I currently need help for emotional or mental health problems such as feeling sad, blue, anxious or nervous.”


23% strongly agree

23% agree

44% indicated that emotional or mental difficulties have hurt their academic performance 3 or more days out of the last 4 weeks.

Students identified the following barriers to accessing professional mental health services:

  • Financial reasons
  • Not enough time
  • Not sure where to go
  • Difficulty finding an available appointment

2018-2019 Healthy Minds Study Data Report

62,171 Individuals Responded. Explore the study here.

Our Solution

Acacia Roots provides grants to help low-income students cover insurance co-payments, coinsurance, deductibles, or other financial barriers that prevent them from accessing much-needed services.

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Donate to Acacia Roots

one time

Session Sponsor
$ 75 ..........

YOUR DONATION GIVES A STUDENT ACCESS TO THEIR FIRST SESSION AT ACAcia!
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one time

Roots Advocate
$ 150 ..........

Your donation gives a student two sessions at Acacia!
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Popular

one time

Roots Champion
$ 450 ..........

Your donation gives a student six sessions at Acacia!
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one time

Choice Donor
$ X ..........

Your donation, of any amount, provides mental health access for low-income students at Acacia!
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You can donate to Venmo @AcaciaROOTS or by check/cash at your local Acacia office! More donation options coming soon!

Apply for a Grant

Interested in becoming an Acacia Roots Fund grant recipient? Great! Fill out our application below, and remember to email your required documents!

Grants are awarded subject to fund availability.