2018 Legislative Forum

REGISTER HERE!    Candidates running for state and congressional seats will answer questions about their stance on youth substance use and violence prevention related issues.  This is a great opportunity to learn all you can about the candidates before the upcoming elections in November. This complimentary luncheon will run from 12pm-12:30pm with the forum beginning […]

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Do the Math

There is an overwhelming perception that marijuana is a harmless drug that exhibits little threat to our youth or communities. Especially throughout the past few years, youth and adults repeatedly hear that marijuana is not addictive and poses little threat to the user’s health or brain. Liberty Alliance for Youth and the Northland Coalition encourage […]

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Upcoming Resilience Screenings

  This one hour documentary chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease. Join us for one of the free upcoming screenings. Please let us know if you are coming by registering below. Tuesday, July 31st, […]

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Suicide Prevention

  Encourage Hope and Help is a suicide prevention website for youth (ages 10-24), parents, educators, LGBTQ, attempt survivors, loss survivors, veterans, and community members in the Kansas City area.  Through education and prevention efforts, we strive to reduce youth suicide. EncourageHopeandHelp.com Facebook:@encouragehopeandhelp Instagram: @encouragehopehelp Twitter: @EncgHopeHelp   Know a youth who may be struggling with anxiety, […]

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What’s The Big Deal?

Marijuana is a hot topic right now and the effects on youth can be devastating.  It is more important than ever for parents to protect their kids’ health and development and address marijuana at home, early and often.  This toolkit, developed by the Partnership for Drug Free Kids, is packed full of great information to […]

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