Tonight is the final night of Audacy's I'm Listening concert and conversation series in partnership with the CalHOPE Crisis Counseling Program (CalHOPE), a California-based mental health and wellness initiative featuring performances from Ava Max, Sofia Carson, Tinashé, and more!
CalHOPE serves as a crisis support resource for communities impacted by public health emergencies (PHE) or national disasters and is run by the California Department of Health Care Services. Check out all of the celebrities and artists joining us for tonight's outstanding broadcast event below.
With special appearances by:
Ashlee Marie Preston: An American media personality, journalist and activist; the first trans woman to become editor-in-chief of a national publication
Angela Kim of Mommy Diaries
Chiquis: Daughter of the famous musician Jenny Rivera who was tragically killed in a plane crash, Chiquis was one of the first cases of COVID-19 in California while at the same time was going through a divorce. She had a rough year and therapy was a huge help to her.
Jackie Cruz: Some may know her as Floca from Orange is the New Black, Jackie is also a singer/songwriter and she suffered a terrible brain injury that changed the course of her life.
WATCH IT LIVE BELOW:
Watch the Night 1 event (5/25) of CalHOPE Concerts for Hope here: Featuring performances from Miguel, Mikel Jollett (of The Airborne Toxic Event), Alejandro Aranda (ScaryPoolParty), Fantastic Negrito, and Devin Dawson.
Watch the Night 2 event (5/26) — Latin Night — here:
Featuring appearances from Latin Grammy winner and International superstar Chiquis, legendary band Los Lobos, "Orange is the New Black" actor and singer Jackie Cruz, and La Santa Cecilia.
CalHOPE builds community resiliency and helps people recover from disasters through free outreach, crisis counseling, and support services. For more information on CalHOPE, click here.
CalHOPE Services include:
Individual and Group Crisis Counseling and Support
Individual and Public Education
Community Networking and Support
Connection to Resources
Media and Public Service Announcements
Audacy's I’m Listening initiative aims to encourage those who are dealing with mental health issues to understand they are not alone. If you or anyone you know is struggling with depression or anxiety, know that someone is always there. Additionally, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at 1-800-273-8255.