Category: Brevard County

‘Out of The Darkness’ Walk Set For Nov. 3 Will Raise Awareness, Funds to Fight Suicide

Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, yet suicide can be prevented. Volunteers from Melbourne, FL are joining the quarter of a million people who are walking across the United States to draw attention to the fight for suicide prevention.

Brevard Public Schools Launches Assistance Plan to Help Support Students’ Mental Health Needs

To meet students’ mental health needs in addition to new state requirements, Brevard Public Schools created a comprehensive Mental Health Assistance Plan and hired 16 school social workers, four school psychologists and five instructional assistants.