Teens for Change Offer Insight with Window Presentation
May is mental health awareness month. Mental health is essential to overall health and well-being. Jordan Morse and Wayne Shoestock of Teens for Change, along with Dan Turcotte of Phoenix Wing Designs, painted a window in recognition of mental health awareness month at 415 Main Street, Bennington, Vt. Teens for Change utilized the window as an opportunity to focus on the importance of prevention, health promotion, and building resiliency which can help young children, youth and their families thrive.
One in five American children has a diagnosable mental illness during a given year, and nearly five million American children and adolescents suffer from a serious mental illness. United Counseling Service provides support for families of young children, youth, and young adults with emotional, behavioral, or mental health challenges.
For more information, call UCS in Bennington at 802-442-5491 or visit ucsvt.org.