PTSD stands for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. People may develop PTSD when they are exposed or witness something traumatic like war, physical violence, sexual violence, auto accidents and much more.
Heart Disease Can Happen at Any Age Heart disease doesn’t just happen to older adults. The conditions that lead to heart disease and stroke are happening to younger adults more and more often. February is the perfect time to learn about your risk and the steps you need to take now to help your heart.…
Now, more than ever, we must learn from each other and be responsive to our young people and our time. Listen as our Inspired Media 360 Guests Talk of How Mentoring Can Change Lives.
It’s a time to reflect on the way we treat others, and to do what we can in the fight for equality. WHY UNIVERSAL HUMAN RIGHTS MONTH? It allows us to reflect. It reminds us of our ideals and individual freedoms. It empowers us.
It is well known that teenagers are less likely to be adopted, often because of their age, and are much more likely to age out of foster care without strong or stable family support. Securing lifelong connections for teens in foster care, both legally and emotionally, is a critical component in determining their future achievement, health, and well-being.
Domestic violence is an epidemic, and during the COVID-19 health crisis, the number of incidents of abuse has spiked. Even as the restrictions are lifted, domestic violence will not just stop. We are in a critical time and now, more than ever, greater awareness, education and intervention is needed. Join in today to help stop the violence.
National Recovery Month is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with mental and substance use disorders to live healthy and rewarding lives. Now in its 31st year, Recovery Month celebrates the gains made by those living in recovery.
In 1974, Open Hearts began with a dream to develop a new model of community-based services. They meet people in vulnerable situations right where they are in order to build on their strengths, expand their opportunity to cope, and empower them to strive toward a better future.
one•n•ten is a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving and assisting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth ages 11 to 24. From weekly discussion groups to fun, social networking events, they create a safe space, mentally and physically, for youth of all socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.
GiGi’s Playhouse is a one-of-a-kind achievement center for individuals with Down syndrome, their families, and the community—providing free therapeutic and educational programs that advance literacy, math skills, motor skills and more