Discovery Life wants to shed light on physical and emotional health issues that impact or touch all of our lives in some way. With the support of our viewers and national non-profit organizations, Making Life Better is dedicated to bringing important issues to the forefront, including Mental Health Awareness, Inclusion & Equality and Health Screenings. Together, we can all make life better.

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Partner Organizations

Autism Speaks Light It Up Blue initiative started six years ago to commemorate UN-Sanctioned World Autism Awareness Day on April 2nd. What started as a day for famous landmarks to turn their lights blue to shine a bright light on autism, has turned into an annual blue movement that lasts the entire month of April and reaches millions of individuals around the world.

Bring Change 2 (BC2M) launched a new campaign, #StrongerThanStigma, to encourage men to normalize conversations around mental health. Produced in partnership with Brandon Marshall's Project 375, this campaign features four men who have each made mental health advocacy a part of his platform. BC2M is working to end the stigma and discrimination surrounding mental illness through widely distributed public education materials and programs based on the latest scientific insights and measured for effectiveness.

Girls Inc. is where girls learn to set and achieve goals, boldly confront challenges, resist peer pressure, see college as attainable, and explore nontraditional fields such as STEM. Informed by the experiences of girls and their families, Girls Inc. works with policymakers to advocate on key legislation and initiatives that will inspire girls to be strong, smart, and bold. Providing support for more than 138,000 girls across the U.S. and Canada, Girls Inc. gives girls the right tools to succeed, including trained professionals who mentor and guide them in a safe, girls-only environment, peers who share their drive and aspirations, and research-based programming.

With Girls Inc. in her corner, every girl can be healthy, educated, and independent.

GLAAD rewrites the script for LGBT acceptance. As a dynamic media force, GLAAD tackles tough issues to shape the narrative and provoke dialogue that leads to cultural change. GLAAD protects all that has been accomplished and creates a world where everyone can live the life they love.

GLAAD's #GotYourBack campaign empowers LGBT people and allies to speak out in support of acceptance. Learn more and take the #GotYourBack pledge at

Stand Up To Cancer's (SU2C)
mission is to raise funds to accelerate the pace of groundbreaking translational research that can get new therapies to patients quickly and save lives now.

SU2C brings together the best and the brightest researchers and mandates collaboration among the cancer community. By galvanizing the entertainment industry, SU2C has set out to generate awareness, educate the public on cancer prevention and help more people diagnosed with cancer become long-term survivors.