Mental Health for Youth Team

Goal

Provide opportunities for students in Dunn County and youth serving programs to collaborate with Dunn County resources.

Engagements

  • Assisting community resources with ongoing mental health programs
  • Develop and provide educational events that address mental health issues or the stigma of mental health.
  • Provide information regarding mental health resources to Dunn County.

    Accomplishments

    Since 2016 the team has hosted a project called Darkside of the Moon: Shining Light on Mental Health which offers scholarships to Dunn County students that participate in art contest about the stigma of mental health.

    The team has participated in hosting a graffiti wall at the middle school that addresses and helps break the cycle of bullying over the last two years.

    Contact

    Sheli Jo Metzger
    Prevention Coordinator

    Email Sheli Jo