Sources of Strength

Kids Helping Kids

Sources of Strength’s mission is to provide the highest quality evidence-based prevention for suicide, violence, bullying and substance abuse by training, supporting, and empowering both peer leaders and caring adults to impact their world through the power of connection, hope, help and strength.  In 2018, Keep the Spark Alive and SpeakUp have partnered to fund Sources of Strength in all Blue Valley high schools and a pilot program in one middle school.

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Prevent Teen Suicide with Peer-to-Peer Mentoring


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Sources of Strength is...
A best practice youth suicide prevention project designed to harness the power of peer social networks to change unhealthy norms and culture, ultimately preventing suicide, bullying, and substance abuse. The mission of Sources of Strength is to prevent suicide by increasing help seeking behaviors and promoting connections between peers and caring adults.  Read on!

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