Susan D. Lyons Foundation for Hope

Susan D. Lyons Foundation for Hope will employ therapies through the power of  art, music, spoken word/poetry, sculpting & photography to help people suffering with mental illness be creative and tell their story through the personal lens of creative expression.

Finding YOUR happiness is what it is about.

Never. Give. Up.

Susan D. Lyons Foundation for Hope wants to help you get through the day to day of living again after being diagnosed with mental illness.

There is hope in continuing to live after a mental illness diagnosis.

Susan D. Lyons Foundation for Hope, Inc encourages creative expression as a mode of dealing with feelings related to dealing with mental illness.

Visit or call 646-402-4669 for further information.

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Cups of Coffee

0 - 6/18/18

Client Creative Therapy Sessions


Research Hours


Brainstorm Sessions

Things We Do

Never. Give. Up. Ever.

On the Welcome To The Good Life Show on YouTube we explore the definition of the good life. Travels through South Florida, Interviews with mental health experts, people suffering with mental illness and their story.

On the podcast “Finding Me - My journey with mental illness” Kevin Toliver-Lyons, founder of the Susan D. Lyons Foundation for Hope which advocates for people with mental illness by sharing his story of dealing with severe mental illness. Kevin's mother and founders namesake Susan D. Lyons took her own life in 2014.

“Finding Me – My journey with mental illness” podcast on Anchor.


We don't even know how strong we are until we are forced to bring that hidden strength forward. In times of tragedy, of war, of necessity, people do amazing things. The human capacity for survival and renewal is awesome.

Isabel Allende


My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

Maya Angelou


Writing checks for charities is necessary and important. But it can't compare with corporal works of mercy, which are infinitely greater.

William E. Simon


Who Loves You!

“Searching for the good life is a journey that is something you live everyday.”
Kevin"Sir Kevington"Toliver-Lyons 

Susan was THE life of the party....


We love life....whatever that means and in whatever form that takes. You can do it too.

Never. Give. Up. Ever.

Our uniqueness is in our motivation to live everyday to the fullest. Figuring out what the good life means is what we explore wherever it is.

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