Casco Bay CAN was recently featured in the National Association of Counties (NAC0) Newsletter!
WGME writes, “The Maine Department of Health and Human Services says suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people in Maine. One out of every five teenagers is suffering from mental illness or depression, and 16-year-old Julia Hansen wants to help her peers who are struggling. Julia wanted to do something to bring happiness to people’s lives and raise awareness about mental illness. She recently started The Yellow Tulip Project.”
This short-film documentary from the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids will explore the incredible stress and pressure that teens face today, and the sometimes unhealthy ways they cope with that stress.