National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States. The Lifeline is comprised of a national network of over 200 local crisis centers, combining custom local care and resources with national standards and best practices
Mental Health America
Mental Health America (MHA) – founded in 1909 – is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to addressing the needs of those living with mental illness and to promoting overall mental health. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated care, services, and supports for those who need it, with recovery as the goal.
American Federation of Teachers’ Share My Lesson
The American Federation of Teachers’ Share My Lesson is a free, award-winning community-based site that brings together educators, parents and caregivers, paraprofessionals and school-related personnel, specialised instructional support personnel, union and nonunion members, educational partners, and higher education professionals who have the common goal of finding and sharing the best educational resources available. Share My Lesson was created by the AFT and TES Global in 2012. From the beginning, they have been committed to providing our community of members high-quality and effective lesson plans and professional development resources—all for free.
Mental Health Association for Chinese Communities
MHACC is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to raise awareness of mental health within the Chinese community through advocacy, education, research, support, and services’ to represent the wide spectrum of Chinese families and individuals affected by mental illness; and to help them develop meaningful and productive lives in the future.
Stand4Kind provides impactful assemblies and programs, encourages a positive and safe school atmosphere by rewarding acts of kindness, and helps schools afford state-of-the-art helplines and services. Stand4Kind also help schools apply for grants, find sponsors, and receive financial assistance to cover our programs and their own safety initiatives.
Asian Services in Action (ASIA)
ASIA is the largest health and human services agency serving the AAPI community of Northeast Ohio. We run two federally qualified health centers and offer comprehensive social service programming that provides linguistically and culturally competent support for local immigrants and refugees.
Be the 1 To
BeThe1To is the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s message for National Suicide Prevention Month and beyond, spreading the word about actions people canl take to prevent suicide. The Lifeline network and its partners are working to change the conversation from suicide to suicide prevention, to actions that can promote healing, help and give hope.
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Child Welfare Information Gateway promotes the safety, permanency, and well-being of children, youth, and families by connecting child welfare, adoption, and related professionals as well as the public to information, resources, and tools covering topics on child welfare, child abuse and neglect, out-of-home care, adoption, and more. A service of the Children’s Bureau, Administration for Children and Families, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, they provide access to print and electronic publications, websites, databases, and online learning tools for improving child welfare practice, including resources that can be shared with families.
Gabe Alvarado Foundation
In an attempt to promote the understanding of childhood PTSD and trauma, the Gabe Alvarado Foundation has partnered with Wonder Media to produce animated content to connect with children and teenagers who have experienced adverse situations and give them hope for the future to continue Living Life with Purpose. Their goal is to give at-risk children and teenagers hope by modeling what hope looks like, with relatable characters and stories that ring true.
Wonder Media created and produced all of the animation for the My Life Is Worth Living series. They are an animation production company that produces powerful animated stories to model appropriate behavior for children worldwide. Wonder Media’s mission is to entertain and enlighten children with positive and value-driven stories. Wonder Media produces animated series addressing sexual abuse prevention with The Barbara Sinatra Children’s Center, emergency preparedness with The Hero in You Foundation, living with an addicted caregiver with The Betty Ford Center, critical thinking with The Global Institute for Habits of Mind, social-emotional learning with WonderGrove Learn, and the power of intentional story telling in schools with Wonder Media Story Maker©. The company was founded by Terry Thoren, the former CEO of Klasky Csupo, Inc, the company that produced Rugrats, The Wild Thornberrys and Rocket Power for Nickelodeon. He has spent the last decade creating intentional animated stories to protect any child at risk.