Advocate Tool Kit
We invite you to download and share these resources and our mission with other mental health ambassadors. Together, we can work to enhance mental health services in our region and reach the estimated 46,000 Southwest Florida children in need of support!
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Thanks to the generosity of our community, we are able to offer educational programs and support groups for caretakers. Learn more and sign up below!
Mental Health First Aid for Adults
Teaches people how to recognize signs of mental health or substance use challenges in adults ages 18 and older, how to offer and provide initial help, and how to guide a person toward appropriate care if necessary.
Mental Health First Aid for Youth
The course introduces common mental health challenges for youth, reviews typical adolescent development, and teaches a 5-step action plan for how to help young people in both crisis and non-crisis situations.
Dignified Discipline Parenting Class
This parenting workshop helps you learn to manage your children’s behavior in a way that both maintains healthy relationships and changes inappropriate behaviors to decrease stress.
Parenting the Exceptional Child
Connect to other parents of children with developmental disabilities, mental health issues, or special health care needs in this evidence-based parenting course.
Parent Support Group
Join our weekly Parent-led group and connect to other parents of children with developmental disabilities, mental health issues, or special health care needs.