“I have been shocked at the growing severity of mental health concerns that are presenting in schools. Even in elementary schools, we are seeing issues like suicidal ideation, eating disorders, and self-harm.” - Friends of Youth School Counselor
The expanding mental health needs of youth have become a national emergency. Together, we can address this crisis locally with quality, trauma-informed, and accessible behavioral health services. Make your gift by December 31 to help ensure that Friends of Youth can continue to deliver affordable, inclusive counseling sessions that help youth navigate these challenging times.