Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Firefly Celebrates Children's Mental Health Week

FIREFLY is celebrating Children's Mental Health week in the northwest region.

One of the goals this week is to increase awareness of the signs of child and youth mental health problems.

Chief Executive Officer at FIREFLY, Karen Ingebrigtson says it's a big issue locally.

Ingebrigtson says early intervention is critical to the issue because it provides children and families with hope for a healthy future.