Did You Know???

Approximately 58% of children and youth of color who have experienced trauma were reported to have clinical levels of depressive symptoms by their providers. – The National Child Traumatic Stress Network

In the past year, nearly 1 in 10 American Indian or Alaska Native young adults had serious thoughts of suicide. 

Asian American adults were less likely to use mental health services than any other racial/ethnic groups.

In the past year, 1 in 7 Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander adults had a diagnosable mental illness.

Ms. Fran 

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