Restaurant Industry Confronts Its Mental Health Crisis Through Art, Dance and Film

Sacramento restaurateurs and artists team up to highlight and address the struggles of restaurant workers

By the end of 2018, Sacramento’s restaurant industry was reeling. That year, close to 20 industry workers — servers, chefs, bartenders and others — died from suicide or behaviors related to drug or alcohol use. In the last month of the year alone, four workers lost their lives.

Apr 18, 2024 Marybeth Bizjak