KVC Kentucky has been selected to pilot KSTEP, a program that will expand mental health services to families and increase staff.
Posts Tagged ‘prevention’
We know that exercise and eating well are important to your health, but did you know that your environment plays a major role? Learn more in this post.
To help protect you and those close to you from suicide, it’s important to learn the warning signs and how you can help prevent it.
Challenging behaviors in children and teens happen in all families, but learn what is typical and what might need additional support to overcome.
Know the facts about suicide in Kentucky, and what you can do to help prevent it in your community.
Communities play a vital role in helping to prevent child abuse and neglect, so throughout the month of April, KVC Kentucky staff proudly participated in multiple events across the state to help raise awareness during Child Abuse Prevention Month.
If home visiting can’t end poverty or the problems that come with it, advocates say it can make a difference with not only individual families but a society as a whole.
Prevent Child Abuse Month may end today, but advocacy for children is year round. Helping children can be as simple as being a friend, helping a new mom, and volunteering. You don’t have to go out of your way to help a child, or even change your daily routine. Advocacy can take place every day through small gestures.
KVC Kentucky is forming a team to participate in The 2nd Annual Prevent Child Abuse Kentucky Commit To Prevent®5K held on the grounds of the beautiful Kentucky Horse Park in April! Following the 5K Run Walk will be a 1/2 K Kids’ Race. This will be a family fun event with kids’ activities, inflatables, Lexington Legends Street […]